January 28, 2011
There’s a place in Wenatchee where street kids can call home.
Solomon’s Porch is a faith-based organization that operates a homeless teen center next to the Downtown Liberty
Cinema theater. Desere’ (Dez er ray) Knemeyer (nee-myer) is the facility’s program director and she knows from
personal experience what its like to be a homeless teenager . .She was one.
Knemeyer is now involved with
efforts to expand Solomon’s Porch into a 24-hour teen shelter. Steve Hair talked to her about the facility and its