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Another Trip Around the Sun

It’s a New Year. A New Start. As we move fast into 2019, we have the chance at a new start, another trip around the sun. I cannot believe we are midway into January. Where does the time go? It seems like yesterday we were celebrating with family and friends the end of 2018. I … Read more Another Trip Around the Sun

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A Time to Reflect

As the year comes to an end, I often like to look back and reflect on everything that’s happened over the past 12 months. I smile about the growth of our organization and the progress our children have made this year. I am extremely grateful for all of the new supporters I’ve met and the … Read more A Time to Reflect

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Peace

What brings peace into your life? ‘Peace on Earth’ is a saying you might hear often during the holiday season. This weekend’s word leading into the heart of Christmastime is peace – what does it mean to you? peace noun freedom from disturbance; quiet and tranquility freedom from or the cessation of war or violence … Read more Peace

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The Season of Giving Thanks

The holidays are upon us and the busy days have begun – making plans, cooking, shopping, wrapping presents and trying to make sure everyone is happy. Somedays it seems like no matter how much you get done, the ‘to-do’ list never ends. No matter how busy you are, remember to relax, breathe and take time … Read more The Season of Giving Thanks

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Let us meditate on our blessings. Then let us take action.

Dear Friends, As we move into the merry part of the year where we tend to have an abundance of everything in life, let us meditate on our blessings. Then let us take action to keep the world’s children in focus. A large portion of the world, most children, don’t have enough for one day. … Read more Let us meditate on our blessings. Then let us take action.

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Nurture Ugandan Teens Back to LIfe

Nurture Ugandan Teens Back to LIfe

The word this weekend is nurture. Everyone deserves to be nurtured. nur·ture verb care for and encourage the growth or development of. noun: nurture the process of caring for and encouraging the growth or development of someone or something. Imagine growing up without parents or family encouraging you and helping you learn. From birth, many … Read more Nurture Ugandan Teens Back to LIfe

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Confidence

With confidence, you can do anything This week’s Weekend Word is extra special to me because the children are reminded every single day of their confidence and abilities to succeed. con·fi·dence a: a feeling or consciousness of one’s powers or of reliance on one’s circumstances had perfect confidence in her ability to succeed met the … Read more Confidence

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International Day of the Girl 2018 Focus With Her: A Skilled GirlForce

Today, October 11, is recognized as International Day of the Girl – a day that touches our hearts as we strive to recognize and celebrate this every single day of the year. From a young age, most girls are taught to be proud, confident and are told that they can do anything they set their … Read more International Day of the Girl 2018 Focus With Her: A Skilled GirlForce

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Tell them all will be alright

Although their lives may be different, they all wonder about the possibilities that lie ahead. Homecoming photos were all over my social newsfeeds this weekend. I saw beautiful, smart young ladies laughing and having the time of their life. Perhaps the evening talk was about the immediate future, first kisses, more dances, sports, an overload … Read more Tell them all will be alright

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Be Kind - Hope for Hearts

The BIG 3-0!

Today we’re continuing our celebration of Admit Your Happy Month by celebrating another important milestone – The BIG 3-0! This week Be Kind to Humankind Week turns 30. It was created by Lorraine Jara in Toms River, New Jersey in 1988. She was just 30 years old at the time. If you hop on over … Read more The BIG 3-0!

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