Preble Steet is a nonprofit organization based in Portland, Maine, that aims to provide accessible barrier-free services to empower people experiencing problems with homelessness, housing, hunger, and poverty and to advocate for solutions to those problems.
This is a look back at its growth and development since 1975, made from 20 interviews with former and current staff members and supporters of Preble Street. It was shown at the NGO's annual meeting in 2015.
Shot & edited by Jack Dodson
Co-produced by Preble Street (preblestreet.org) & Patra Company (patracompany.com)
Abraham Schechter of the Portland Public Library
Leon & Lisa Gorman
Travis Steward of Patra Company