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KIRO profiles “Frenchie”

If you frequent the RITEAID on 3rd, then you’ve probably seen “Frenchie” – the guy selling the real change newspapers practically seven days a week. We also featured James during our “Last Suppers” feature a while ago.

KIRO actually does a great job getting his story. Swing over for a visit and be sure to watch the video.

Walking the streets of Belltown, I see the homeless every day.I walk to my warm Belltown apartment, filled with family photos, warm clothes and plenty of food, and I can’t help but think about the people in our city that are stuck on the streets.Some beg for spare change, some roll over in their sleeping bag at the sound of my footsteps, and others give me nothing but a hopeful stare.

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