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Confessions of a Nitpicker

Lice! It crashed into my life and turned my world upside down for a few weeks. It started with an email from from my 1st grader’s teacher that two of his classmates had lice; followed by a second note that two more classmates had it. When I went to pick up my sweet boy fromREAD MORE >>

Share Your Commitment: Start a Movement!

Dorothy Height was one of the last living links to the social activism of the New Deal era. As a social worker, she believed that strong communities were at the heart of social welfare. Ms. Height was described as the grand dame of the civil rights movement and its unsung heroine. Upon her death in 2010,READ MORE >>

Every Day is Universal Children’s Day

Did you know November 20 is Universal Children’s Day? Confession – I didn’t. Not until I was asked to write this blog. As it turns out, Universal Children’s Day was declared by the United Nations General Assembly more than 60 years ago! It was established to encourage all countries to institute a day, to promote dialogueREAD MORE >>