Sometimes, the hardest part about the road to recovery is learning to love ourselves.
“I used to be embarrassed when I wasn’t sober,” said 2018 Real Change Vendor of the Year Sabina Lopez. “I was coming to work hung over all the time. I was always broke. I worked so hard just to have nothing.”
“Then, as I sold Real Change, I found that people love me anyway, no matter what. They were family. If I needed help, they would help me.”