Posted by StreetWise in Vendor Contributions
For our July 27 – August 2 Family Homelessness Issue, Joe Molnar sketched this illustration to demonstrate his own personal struggles with his family. In explaining this drawing, he says, “The bottom line is that a family that’s homeless is a broken family. There is no direction. It’s very, very difficult without some kind of shelter. That’s number one. Without some kind of shelter, it’s impossible to get up over the hump in anything. You need a home base.” This specific drawing has especial personal meaning for Joe. Thirteen years ago, his wife was granted sole custody of their children and, since that moment, he’s never seen them again.
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