When Dana was very young, a family member abused her.
Poverty robs people of dignity, hope and the power to determine their own future, but together we can make a difference. The Dallas Morning News Charities funds 25 local organizations that help those who are homeless, hungry and able to rehabilitate.
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*The photo and name have been changed to protect the North Texan’s identity.