A personal mission for families in need

A personal mission for families in need

My nephew was born with Congenital Junctional Ectopic Tachycardia, a rare form of arrhythmia. He was in and out of the hospital frequently, for the first year of his life. Thereafter, there were numerous visits to doctors and therapists for continued treatments. It was a very difficult time for my nephew’s parents and extended family [...]
Projected poverty impacts of COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Projected poverty impacts of COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Poverty projections suggest that the social and economic impacts of the crisis are likely to be quite significant. Estimates based on growth projections from the June 2020 Global Economic Prospects report show that, when compared with pre-crisis forecasts, COVID-19 could push 71 million people into extreme poverty in 2020 under the baseline scenario and 100 [...]
Thanksgiving in a Hungry America

Thanksgiving in a Hungry America

For so many homeless, Thanksgiving Day is just another day without food or shelter. Let's give thanks to our families and friends and ALSO remember those that need compassion this holiday season. Do a random act of kindness, volunteer to serve a meal (ex. volunteer with a local Meals on Wheels), or donate warm clothing for the [...]