Jennifer Newton, a social worker at the Lexington Senior Center, is assisting a 72-year-old widow who needs $172.10 to pay her electric bill. The client has struggled financially since losing her job last November. She has found a new job that starts at the end of July. After receiving this one-time assistance, the client will be able to support herself using a combination of her social security and the wages from her part-time job.
You can help: Lex-Care Inc., P.O. Box 1328, Lexington, Ky. 40588. Contact Lex-Care at (859) 699-9859 or Lexcare.org.