PBS NewsHour

How a Detroit nonprofit provides jobs, clothing and shelter

Clip: 07/22/2019 | 2m 28s Video has closed captioning.

Communities across the country are struggling to create jobs and reduce homelessness. In Detroit, a nonprofit called Empowerment Plan has found a way to address both problems. The organization helps people in need with a unique, multipurpose garment, employment and a path toward continuing education. Special correspondent Mary Ellen Geist reports.

Aired: 07/22/19

Rating: NR

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