President Obama heard firsthand what Flint Grassroots Initiative and Wesleyans are doing in Flint, Michigan, to assist residents in dire need because of the ongoing water crisis.
Flint water crisis
A man in a wheelchair came to the door. Both legs had been amputated. When asked if he needed clean water, he couldn’t stop thanking them. “I’ve been without it, because I can’t get out,” he said.
A $2,000 donation to help victims of the Flint water crisis came from an unlikely source: offenders at the Miami Correctional Facility. Men who earn less than $1.25 a day are giving unselfishly.