Unsung Hero: Todd McNeal
Todd McNeal of Mill Creek provides a safe environment for kids in need.
(Mill Creek – WA) Todd McNeal of Mill Creek has been recognized as a SPIRIT 105.3 “Unsung Hero.”
Every child deserves a loving and safe environment. Todd took it upon himself to start the nonprofit Safe Place, a temporary home for children displaced from their homes due to trauma involving their parents. Safe Place offers kids a chance to transition after being removed from their previous living conditions, until social workers can find the perfect placement for them.
After becoming a Christian at the age of 29, Todd felt inspired to start Safe Place from Jesus’ example in Matthew 25, the story of “The Sheep and the Goats”. The children who come to Safe Place – most under 13 years old – are brought there in times of crisis. Often times, children come with just the clothes on their backs or maybe a garbage bag filled with their belongings. Todd serves His kingdom by providing clothes, food, comfort and care to these young children.
For a full list of how you can get involved in this ministry or to find out more about Hand in Hand/Safe Place HERE.
With a servant’s heart and a passion for others, Todd is a shining example of the “SPIRIT of Seattle.” It’s an honor and a privilege to recognize him as one of our “Unsung Heroes.”
SPIRIT 105.3’s “SPIRIT of Seattle – Unsung Hero” campaign is a program that recognizes individuals for their efforts to faithfully and selflessly serve others in our communities with joy and excellence each and every day.
To nominate a deserving individual, visit www.spirit1053.com/SPIRITofSeattle/.
KCMS SPIRIT 105.3 of Seattle, regarded as a leader in Contemporary Christian Music, is owned and operated by CRISTA Media. CRISTA Media also owns and operates AM630 KCIS in Seattle, KWPZ PRAISE 106.5 in Bellingham, and KFMK SPIRIT 105.9 in Austin. CRISTA Media is a member of the CRISTA family of ministries.