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Houston is Flooded. You want to help. Here's how.

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“The Red Cross emailed me this morning. They want me to come to Houston.” That was the conversation Rocky, my wife, and I had this morning. Rocky is, among other things, certified with the Red Cross in emergency sheltering. She’s worked with them and worked on various certifications with them for years. When you sign […]

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The Volunteer Conundrum

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On 3 different occasions I’ve had volunteers from the outside become quite upset with our facility. I just took a call from a great volunteer that was upset because people didn’t greet her warmly yesterday. She said it felt “dead” at our facility. This article has sensitive, internal working’s information in it. I’m making it […]

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Send Your Homeless To Akron

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I was reading about an idea someone had on Reddit: A way to help the homeless more effectively : nonprofit He writes: So. My idea. What if there were a network of small towns around the US where the economy is working and housing is cheap? Towns like the one I grew up in. And […]