On this morning, Tolbert prepares a bucket of water to scrub the shower inside her recreational vehicle. She takes care of her home and is grateful to have a place to call her own. “In Las Vegas, there’s people living in tunnels,” she said. “Our little RV is a mansion. We are living like kings and queens compared to them over there.”

Yesica Prado / San Francisco Public Press and CatchLight Local.

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