Lending A Hand


May 18, 2016

For John Miller, his proclaimed faith and profession in law collide when he serves his church, Platte Woods UMC, and volunteers with Communities Creating Opportunity.

“What drives me is the people I’ve met firsthand, from my friend to the other folks I’ve met over the past few years.”

Miller finds purpose in diligently fighting predatory lending or payday lending. Several years ago, he had a friend who took his own life after finding himself in the debt spiral. Miller has since been active with CCO, the social justice and economic justice group at Platte Woods UMC, and other outlets ever since.

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