Brenda faces life’s challenges with determined optimism, and her effervescent smile is inspiring.
The child of a service member, she also married into the military. She has lived all over the country, raising a daughter along the way. She worked for years as a nurse, but her physical disabilities prevent her from working on her feet nowadays. A recovering addict, Brenda has been clean and sober since 1990.
After fleeing domestic violence, Brenda found herself in Wisconsin, separated from her daughter in Fort Worth, and in need of surgery. In 2017, she was in line for housing in the Fort Worth area when Hurricane Harvey hit and all housing was diverted for those fleeing the destruction on the coast...