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Marian House Graduate Gives Back to Communityi
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July 31, 2013 1:49 AM
For more than 30 years, an organization called Marian House in Baltimore, Maryland, has labored to help women in desperate circumstances - women struggling with homelessness, substance abuse and poverty. So far, it has helped more than 1,000 women rebuild their lives. Tala Hadavi, of VOA’s Persian News Network, tells us about one Marian House graduate who turned her own life around - and is now helping others do the same.

Marian House Graduate Gives Back to Community

Published July 30, 2013

For more than 30 years, an organization called Marian House in Baltimore, Maryland, has labored to help women in desperate circumstances - women struggling with homelessness, substance abuse and poverty. So far, it has helped more than 1,000 women rebuild their lives. Tala Hadavi, of VOA’s Persian News Network, tells us about one Marian House graduate who turned her own life around - and is now helping others do the same.


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