LOCAL Closer Look: Family Promise of Ogden-UT

Posted on Sunday, April 16, 2023 by Lexy Smith

Lexy Smith speaks with Raquel Da Silva the Executive Director of Family Promise of Ogden. Family Promise of Ogden helps families with children who are homeless find shelter. Da Silva explains how the cost of living has pushed more families out of stable housing and onto sofas and into cars. Da Silva details how many unhoused exist due to generational situations. Da Silva shares the successes of different clients and how they have gone from the streets to owning homes and businesses.

Original airdate: 4/16/2023 

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Lexy joined EMF in 2022 and covers Arizona, Colorado, Utah, S Nevada, part of Central California and major markets Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Denver and Phoenix.

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