A new book shares the stories about the struggles and triumphs of Springfield’s homeless youth. KSMU’s Michele Skalicky talked with the author to learn more.
Nancy Fairbank, a student at the University of Texas at Dallas, started recording stories of Springfield’s homeless teens when she was a junior at Central High School. She and a media partner were putting together a documentary on the Rare Breed Youth Services, a program of The Kitchen, Inc.
Their stories were so compelling, she said, she decided to continue recording them.