August 26, 2012
Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff
Sherina Hendrix, center, is a liaison for the Family Independence Initiative, which helps groups identify and realize their goals.
Dorchester’s Vercheesa Thompson dressed 18-month-old Kyeesha during a meeting of mothers working with FII to form a child-care cooperative.
The Jamaica Plain group, including Suheil Rivera of Mattapan, left, and Michelle Eunis of Hyde Park, call themselves “Limitless.”
Limitless is just one of 35 groups which FII has helped organize in the Boston area in recent years.