Title

A Peace of My Mind: Jerry Schwab

Authors

Melissa Johnson

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-2012

Abstract

Jerry Schwab is the Assistant Director at the House of Charity located in Spokane, Washington. The House of Charity provides critical services to the homeless and transient population of Spokane, including the provision of food, medical care, mental health counseling and case management, housing, shower and toilet facilities, laundry, clothing, personal effects storage, and more. Jerry also acts as a community liaison to foster communication and exchange between community members and the patrons of the House of Charity through an Urban Plunge program that he developed himself.

Interview by Melissa Johnson March 2012