This episode of Voices Out Loud features Beverly Jean Borden, a resident at Renaissance Senior Apartments in Toledo, Ohio. Beverly worked with Community Action Programs (CAP) for over 10 years to empower the poor and provide resources to low-income seniors. When both er her husband and parents fell ill, she made the decision to quit her job to care for them. Having access to affordable housing made that possible for her. Today she explains why affordable housing is necessary for everyone.
Voices Out Loud, a video series by the National Housing Trust, features residents, staff and owners of affordable housing communities nationwide. These videos share the true stories of those who live, work and manage these communities, and shows the positive impact affordable housing not only has on one family, but an entire community.