A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).
Topic: Reaching out to the community in time of need
Guests: Marsha Turner, human resources director for PurePenn and community liaison for the McKeesport Community Fund. Also: Sue Kerr of Pittsburgh Lesbian Correspondents of helping the LGBTQ+ community during the COVID19 shutdowns.
How Topic Discussed: McKeesport-based PurePenn is one of Pennsylvania licensed producers of medicinal marijuana products and has launched the McKeesport Community Fund to give back to the city. How are they hiring and who are they looking for in employees? What does the McKeesport Community Fund partnership bring to both the city and PurePenn? Plus: Sue Kerr discusses the "Warsh Your Hands" fundraising campaign to benefit local LGBTQ charities during the coronavirus pandemic.
Filetype: MP3 - Size: 27.16MB - Duration: 29:40 m (128 kbps 44100 Hz)
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