The Main Difference Between Medical and Recreational Marijuana

Though marijuana has been used for centuries, it has gained a positive image after the researches proved its therapeutic benefits. Owing to this, a lot of people are using it for medical and…


独家优惠奖金 100% 高达 1 BTC + 180 免费旋转


She shifted her priorities to make sure families didn’t go hungry.

Inside this re-purposed gymnasium in Houston, Texas, “there’s always 100 million things that can be done.”

That’s how Cassie A. Jones feels most days since Hurricane Harvey hit Houston.

In addition to her normal workload, she now manages a food and supply warehouse for Hurricane Harvey survivors. It’s filled with diapers, sanitary napkins, cleaning supplies, canned food, pet food — there’s a 99% chance any item a family might need to pick up the pieces after a hurricane can be found in this fully-stocked room.

Cassie is proud of her work. And proud of the way BakerRipley rapidly shifted its priorities to meet the needs of vulnerable families who are still reeling two months after Hurricane Harvey barrelled through Houston.

“The families who were food insecure before the storm are probably in dire straights at this point. So, the fact that our agency is doing it, I’m really proud of the fact that we can do it. Because this is the kind of stuff I love. You can get your hands on it, and it’s my workspace every day, but it’s always changing,” she said.

Cassie is originally from Colorado Springs. After Harvey, she has a deeper understanding of Texas.

“You hear a lot about stuff being bigger and better in Texas. But I guess that could be true because we doing it bigger and we are doing it better than anywhere else to try to help our community,” she said.

Add a comment

Related posts:

Sunset at Black Point

All along the sickle sweep of beach waves stack, each higher than the first, and run like lines of soldiers across riptide hazard, building a charge on house-dotted cliffs. We balance watch of…

Why Movement Behavior needs to be a priority for Athletes and Coaches

The NFL is a brutal sport. Grown Men, most over six feet tall and over 200 lbs, running full speed into each other in the hopes of one of them falling to the ground. Preferably the one holding the…

What Are The Best Practices For Securing Your SaaS Application On The Cloud?

Executives are increasingly facing the task of balancing the advantages of productivity gains against significant concerns about security and compliance as enterprises move their applications and…