During the 1960s, a young David Evans opened up child care services at public housing in Pontiac, Mich.
“One thing I learned was grace matters,” the Austinite says. “They took care of me during the day, but you are on your own after dark. I also learned that, not only does poverty have social consequences, but certainly in that area, there was a high correlation between race and poverty.”
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Michael Barnes writes about Austin’s people, places, culture and history.