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Connections: Helping Homeless Women And Children

Representatives from organizations that help the local homeless population join us in studio. We hear how the Open Door Mission, the House of Mercy, and Zion House are improving outcomes for homeless women and children. Our guests: 

  • Michael Hennessy, executive director of the Open Door Mission
  • Anna Valeria-Iseman, director of the women and children’s program at the Open Door Mission
  • Sister Grace Miller, House of Mercy
  • Reverend Kelly Ayer, director of Zion House
  • Melody Nwochka, Army veteran and Zion House graduate and staff member
Evan Dawson is the host of "Connections with Evan Dawson." He joined WXXI in January 2014 after working at 13WHAM-TV, where he served as morning news anchor. He was hired as a reporter for 13WHAM-TV in 2003 before being promoted to anchor in 2007.
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