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The Jesse Tree Helps People In Economic Distress Avoid Homelessness


Gabriel Iacoboni felt the best way to fight homelessness is to prevent it from happening in the first place. His nonprofit, The Jesse Tree of Idaho, looks for ways to help people on the cusp of eviction.

Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.