Evelyn Green is a strong woman. She once struggled with alcohol addiction, but today she helps other women in her role as manager of N Street Village in Washington, D.C. N Street Village is a community in the northwestern part of the city that empowers women and helps them in their recovery from alcohol addiction. Green is thankful to God that she has enjoyed 19 years of sobriety.
“I let them know that we’re going to love them until they can love themselves. What that means is a hug. Looking them in the eye and letting them know it’s going to be alright.”