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Focus - Cincinnati Reds Community Fund

On this episode of FOCUS, Kathy Lehr talks with Charley Frank, Executive Director Cincinnati Reds Community Fund, and Cameron Satterwhite, Assistant Director Urban Youth Academy, about this local nonprofit and the work it is doing in the community.

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Kathy Lehr talks with three experts to learn how a person can become a foster parent and what agencies like these are doing to keep children safe in their homes.



 

Kathy Lehr talks with Barbara Thomas, Karen Troup, and Andrea Karovsky about how the TALL Institute helps people with intellectual and developmental challenges achieve success.



 

How does the tension and violent altercations among members of the Jewish and Muslim faiths in the Middle East affect the perspectives and actions of members of the Muslim and Jewish communities here in Greater Cincinnati?



 

Barbara Kellar talks with Nicole Ware and Candace Klein about the mission and vision of the Over The Rhine Flags project, as well as, the future workshops they have planned.  

 



Cincinnati Works
 

Kathy Lehr talks with Peggy Zink and Liane Phillips about how Cincinnati Works is putting people to work right here in Greater Cincinnati.



Reducing School Dropout Rates through Mentoring Programs
 

Kathy Lehr talks with Simone Bess and Khalilah Slater Harrington about how mentoring a student can enrich the lives of the student, as well as, help to reduce school dropout rates.



Focus: Surviving Domestic Violence
 

Kathy Lehr talks with Cara Good and Theresa Singleton about the local services that are available for women who are experiencing domestic abuse and other forms of violence.



Preventing Foreclosure and Restoring Stability
 

Kathy Lehr moderates a discussion between several home ownership and foreclosure specialists who gave expert advise on how homeowners could get out of foreclosure and establish manageable mortgage payments.



James Craig, Chief of Police
 

Kathy Lehr talks with Cincinnati's new Chief of Police, James E. Craig, about his plans to reduce crime and promote safety in Cincinnati.



 

Kathy Lehr talks with Alfonso Cornejo and Maria Molina about the 2010 Census data for Hispanics and why this information is important.