Leslie Snow http://wuot.org en A Key To My Room: The Women Of The YWCA http://wuot.org/post/key-my-room-women-ywca <h2 style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Trebuchet, 'Trebuchet MS', Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 1.4em; line-height: 1.4em; padding-left: 10px; padding-top: 5px; font-weight: bold; padding-bottom: 10px;">It's that easy hour between the end of another workday and the promise of the evening.</h2><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 1.1em; line-height: 1.667em; padding-left: 10px; padding-right: 10px;">In the lobby of the Downtown Knoxville YWCA, a woman comes down from her room to play the piano. Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:35:45 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell & Leslie Snow 19811 at http://wuot.org A Key To My Room: The Women Of The YWCA Without A Net: Voices of the Working Poor http://wuot.org/post/without-net-voices-working-poor <p>During the week of December 3, 2012, WUOT Producers Matt Shafer Powell and Leslie Snow introduced us to a group of people often underrepresented in discussions about entitlements and employment.&nbsp; <em>Without A Net: Voices of the Working Poor</em> highlighted the lives of&nbsp;six East Tennesseans for whom hope is often an unaffordable luxury.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell & Leslie Snow 2504 at http://wuot.org Without A Net: Voices Of The Working Poor http://wuot.org/post/without-net-voices-working-poor-0 <p>In "Without a Net: Voices of the Working Poor", WUOT producers Matt Shafer Powell and Leslie Snow take you into the precarious world of East Tennessee’s working poor.&nbsp; These are individuals and families teetering on the edge of financial disaster, where one small slip or a simple streak of bad luck can compromise whatever modest gains may have accumulated through the years.&nbsp; East Tennessee’s working poor represent a segment of the population often overworked and overlooked, proudly and quietly committing to an ideal in which the ability and desire to work is a fundamental element Mon, 26 Nov 2012 17:39:55 +0000 Matt Shafer Powell & Leslie Snow 15256 at http://wuot.org Without A Net: Voices Of The Working Poor