The Seattle Times

Alan Berner / The Seattle Times

Friday, March 7, 2014

Lawmakers consider ways to help homeless students

Mary Kamandala, originally from Sudan, lower left, with five of her six children (clockwise from top left), Winnie, Charles, Lucia, Dollar and Anna, at a school playground in Tacoma. A program helped Kamandala find work, a home and improve her children’s school performance.