The following is a Guest Post in our series about Doing Good in the Neighborhood by Marianne Clay of Lancaster County Council of Churches
Never Give Up:
MaryBeth Stover of Marietta inspires so many who are trying to build a better life for themselves and their families. In her current job as a career counselor to the unemployed, this bubbly and vivacious woman works with people who are experiencing the desperation and poverty she herself faced three years ago. She encourages them to persist and to hold onto their dreams.
“If I can crawl out of poverty,” she often says, “you can, too.”