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Society Notebook: 40 years of people empowerment in Portland

Preble Street marks four decades of 'kindness, justice and fairness' in fighting poverty and homelessness.
June 21, 2015 | Portland Press Herald

… It was the mid-1970s when Joe Kreisler, a social work professor at the University of Southern Maine, hatched the idea that his students should have meaningful, hands-on internships working with people struggling with homelessness, hunger and poverty … 

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