Ms. Karen Jackson

Sisters Network Inc. – National African-American Breast Cancer Survivorship Organization – CEO & Founder THIRD WARD – It has been said, “When you fear your struggles, your struggles consume you. When you face your struggles, you overcome them.” Some people have been blessed to be the epitome of the thought that this sentiment exemplifies. Such…

Helping toxFight Hunger

After taking office in January, I’ve met with several Precinct One constituents to discuss their concerns – roads, bridges, illegal dumping, seniors’ programs, youth services and flooding, among others. Not to marginalize those issues, but a conversation I had with one constituent stopped me dead in my tracks. It was on the subject of hunger,…