Jasmine, a 19-year-old mother raising her infant daughter was given keys to her Honda Civic by Wheels4Hope Asheville. She has had the same job for four years and is now attending college at UNC Asheville. This car will be very helpful in getting back and forth to work and college. Jasmine was referred to us from Helpmate which provides free emergency shelter, counseling, and support.The Organic Mechanic assisted with the repairs on Jasmine’s car and were on hand when she received the keys.
“It’s hard to keep a job if you don’t have transportation. It is hard to get transportation if you don’t have a job. It’s our way of giving back to the community,” said Charley Wilson, Owner Organic Mechanic.Click here to watch recent coverage by THE828 who were on hand to film Jasmine receiving the keys to her car.