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Fritz Wetherbee talks to Katie Portis about Women, Inc.
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[Women, Inc.]
Original Airdate: 11/24/1987

Length: 00:03:12
Item Type: newstape - edited story master

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Description : Abstract
Fritz Wetherbee profiles Katie Portis (President of Women, Inc.). Wetherbee reports that Women, Inc. is a service organization in Dorchester that provides housing, treatment, and other services for poor and drug dependent women. Wetherbee notes that one of the goals of Women, Inc. is to provide support for single mothers who want to keep their children. Wetherbee interviews Portis. Portis talks about the organization and her reasons for starting it. Wetherbee profiles a resident at the Women's Inc. house. In an interview, the resident talks about the help she has received from the organization. Wetherbee interviews Diana Christmas (residential counselor) and Linda Galloway (resident at the Women, Inc. house) about the organization. Wetherbee's report is accompanied by footage of the interior and exterior of the Women, Inc. house.

Contributor : Reporter
Fritz Wetherbee
Format : Tape 5442   Barcode   Script is available.
3/4" cassette 102712 
VHS cassette 104081 
Betacam cassette 104080 
digital betacam cassette 104078 

Subject : Keywords
African American women
Drug abuse - Prevention and treatment

Subject : Personal Names
Christmas, Diana
Galloway, Linda
Portis, Katie
Wetherbee, Fritz

Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Women, Inc.

Subject : Geographic Locations
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)

Type : Genre
News - Television

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