Tester tours new Poverello Center while in Missoula


by Dillon Kato

On Saturday, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester visited Missoula to see the Poverello Center’s new building, which opened at the end of 2014.

“This is a building that is much more equipped to meet the needs of Missoula,” said Tester, D-Mont., as he joined the center’s board on a tour led by its executive director, Eran Fowler Pehan.

The senator said the new Poverello Center and its programs will serve as a model for other communities across the state looking to organize better solutions on the issue of homelessness.

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