THE GAZETTE GIVES BACK PODCAST

The Gazette Gives Back Podcast: Willis Dady Homeless Services provide more than shelter

Long-time volunteer says staff is "like a family"

(File photo) The Willis Dady Homeless Services shelter in southeast Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette)
(File photo) The Willis Dady Homeless Services shelter in southeast Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. (Jim Slosiarek/The Gazette)

In this episode of the Gazette Gives Back Podcast, Ashley Glassberg, outreach and marketing coordinator at Willis Dady Homeless Services, speaks about the organization's 2019 programs and the impact they hope to have on community. Long-time Willis Dady volunteer Matt Trueblood also joins the podcast and speaks about his experiences at the non-profit.

The Gazette Gives Back podcast is a new podcast that features local non-profits and the people who work with them. Each non-profit featured is a part of the Gazette Gives Back program, which provides 41 local organizations with free advertising each year, based on votes from the community.

The show is hosted and produced by Alexandra Olsen and music heard in the podcast is courtesy of Xylo-Ziko.