Sponsor Essay

The Art of Being a Neighbor

Eve Birch - Martinsburg, West Virginia
As heard on NPR’s Weekend Edition, April 12, 2009

A few years ago, Eve Birch was broke and living alone in a dilapidated mountain shack. Yet she discovered a community of people willing to befriend her, share what little they had, and show Birch the value of neighbors uniting to help each other.