TV Highlight Jul 12 2020

CBS Sunday Morning: Building Stronger Communities Through Caring

CBS Sunday Morning profiles Community Renewal International in Shreveport, Louisiana, including founder Mack McCarter (2005 Social Entrepreneurship Award winner) and community coordinators Emmitt and Sharpel Welch (2019 Civil Society Fellow).

Community Renewal International is a faith-based nonprofit that brings together caring partners to restore the relational foundation of safe and caring communities. For example, CRI’s Friendship House program has had a significant impact on high-crime, low-income neighborhoods boosting safety, homeownership, and graduation rates. Read more at