This episode of Voices Out Loud features Ebony Sheftall, Activities Coordinator at Southpoint Apartments in Florida City, Florida.
Ebony works to organize social and educational events at Southpoint, and has a unique perspective on how to assist residents, having been homeless and receiving help from the same program herself. During her interview, she shares how providing residents with opportunities can give them a chance to start over again.
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 show the positive impact affordable housing not only has on one family but on an entire community.