JB Swift

JB Swift is planning a $26 million plant rehab and expansion to add a smokehouse, blast chiller and expand slicing lines to its Ottumwa facility. The facility will make a half a million pounds of bacon a day.

Nathan Sondgeroth, Executive Director, Vera French Foundation, Davenport, Iowa

Over time, people with severe mental illness are pushed to marginalized and blighted geographic areas. While this pushing is not done intentionally, it is a natural outcome of the vicious cycle of poverty which can often times accompany the symptoms of mental illness and behavioral disorders. As a community mental health center, Vera French strives […]