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"Meet The Need": Day 27 of 50 | Sophia's Heart

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Listen: On Day 27 of 50 in Meet The Need, we meet Sophia's Heart. Founded by American Idol Danny Gokey, Sophia’s Heart Foundation was founded in the memory of his wife Sophia. In Milwaukee, they look to establish programs helping families with children in the areas of food and shelter. In the meantime, they already have a burgeoning music and arts program. Jeff Krumbein and Jennifer Ruditys introduce us to their work:

-Jeff introduces their performing arts program and also discusses what needs they're meeting for youth:

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-The story of a girl who was set on the right path because of her passion for performance:

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-On December 12th they're, you can see and support their work first hand at their holiday event:

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This year, we ask you to adopt one or two organizations that connect with you. Want to get involved with Sophia's Heart? Donate, volunteer, or check out their work yourself. And you can start with their website.