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Our Issues Hampton Roads focuses on the issues affecting Hampton Roads. Watch every Sunday morning at 6:00 as the host, Rae Pearson Benn, interviews experts and everyday citizens to identify problems and present resources.

Episode 96 "HRCAP"

Kevin Otey, Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, and Terri Francis, Senior Housing and Financial Literacy Counselor, with the Hampton Roads Community Action Program, talk with Rae Pearson Benn about the organization’s efforts and programs to break the poverty cycle and to help people in need.

For more information, please visit their website: http://hrcapinc.org/


Episode 97 "Eggleston"

Paul Atkinson, CEO, Eggleston, talks with Rae Pearson Benn about how the organization provides ways to ensure that people with intellectual or developmental disabilities can lead richer lives by providing education, training, and employment for persons with disabilities.

For more information, please visit their website: https://www.egglestonservices.org/


Episode 98 "Operation Blessing International"

Bill Horan, President, Operation Blessing International, talks with Rae Pearson Benn about how the organization provides for people in need around the globe with tangible solutions to hunger, health, disaster, and safety.

For more information, please visit their website: https://www.ob.org/


Episode 99 "Hampton Roads Veterans Business Outreach Center"

Don Miller, Assistant Director, Hampton Roads Veterans Business Outreach Center at ODU, talks with Rae Pearson Benn about how the organization provides entrepreneurial development services to eligible veterans who own or are considering starting a small business.

For more information, please visit their website: https://www.odu.edu/cei/programs/vboc


Episode 100 "Youth Challenge of Hampton Roads"

Pastor Travis Hall, Executive Director, Youth Challenge of Hampton Roads, talks with Rae Pearson Benn about how the organization provides a faith based solution for those effected by the street drugs and opioid epidemic.

For more information, please visit their website: https://www.youthchallengehope.org/


Episode 101 "Food Matters"

Kristine Rand, Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Registered Dietitian, talks with Rae Pearson Benn about how food can affect behavior, mood, and brainpower.

For more information, please the following website: http://www.edencounseling.com/index.php


Episode 102 "Cultural Alliance of Greater Hampton Roads"

Joan Rhodes-Copeland, Executive Director, and Carlton Hardy, Board Member, with the Cultural Alliance of Greater Hampton Roads, talk with Rae Pearson Benn about how the arts makes a difference and influences the quality of life in the Hampton Roads region.

For more information, please the following website: http://www.culturalli.org/


Email us at: ourissueshamptonroads@mytvz.com

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