Laura Contreras. Laura has been an interpreter with East Tennessee Children’s Hospital for 7 years, and works at HomeSource TN as a bilingual credit counselor. During the last 20 years, HomeSource has helped citizens of Knoxville and surrounding areas with obtaining housing, whether it be rental or purchase. Laura serves an average of 3 new clients a week who are suffering from a foreclosure, and an average of 12 new clients a week who need to develop credit or need assistance with credit repair. Laura Contreras is a proud Mexican from Michoacán, and her heart is with serving the Latino community. In addition to her two jobs, Laura volunteers with many organizations and serves, now 16 years with Holy Ghost Catholic Church. Laura’s desire is to help Latinos forge paths that will help them integrate with the greater community and does this through her service. Laura wants this community to become aware that there are organizations and people out there willing to provide support without interest but with love.