2 Paycheques Away.. unlocks new perceptions of spirited and resilient individuals from the DTES by sharing their stories as told during their visit to the barber.
Jodi is from Ottawa and has been on the DTES for 4 years. Cerebral palsy has not slowed her down as she works part-time as a PHP Programmer.
Kai moved to Vancouver from Hong Kong in '69. He and his wife Wendy, married since ’90, are residents of Powell street and act as custodians for the Powell Street Getaway. Wendy doesn't go anywhere without their 8-year-old dog Buddy. Update - Kai and Wendy moved into housing 2 years ago and are thriving.