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In Focus - with IRSC Public Media

Manatee's that roam the Indian River are dying in record numbers, will the state step in and help? We'll also speak to Rob Ranieri, CEO of House of Hope in Martin County.


Core Berchem with the Manatee Foundation discusses the die off of the Florida Manatees, how the organization is seeking 6.8 million dollars to save these animals, and how close the manatee's to being put back onto the endangered species list. Then we speak with...

Rob Ranieri, CEO of House of Hope where they focus on basic needs (Food, clothing, shelter) along with life skills (Education, health, lob readiness) in Martin County. From food grow houses and distribution centers where they handle 80,000 pounds of food, to helping the homeless. House of Hope reaches thousands of people each year in Martin county.