Childhood innocence and generosity are apparent in a Dublin boy who mailed his allowance money to the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s football team. The financially-struggling program will end this season. Sitting down with WOSU, Bennett Williams expresses interest in continuing his mission to help.
Ohio State’s Star House helps homeless teens
A team of Ohio State faculty, staff, and students are providing valuable services to homeless teens at the OSU Star House, a drop-in center for homeless youth.
The Star House provides an alternative to homeless shelters by addressing basic needs and building trust, which ultimately helps set the goal of reintegrating the teens back into the social fold.
Staff at the Star House, who actively conduct research, help position the teens to find a jobs and become successful.