• 0%
    0 votes
  • Rate this episode
    What did you think?
  • 24
    watchers
  • 33
    plays
  • 35
    collected
  • 1
    list
PosterPoster

TED Talks: Season 2017

2017x162 Richard J. Berry: A practical way to help the homeless find work and safety
TV-PG

  • 2017-08-17T06:00:00+02:00 on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

When Richard J. Berry, the mayor of Albuquerque, saw a man on a street corner holding a cardboard sign that read "Want a job," he decided to take him (and others in his situation) up on it. He and his staff started a citywide initiative to help the homeless by giving them day jobs and a place to sleep -- and the results were incredible. Find out how your city can replicate Albuquerque's model with this frank and optimistic talk.

Loading...