The best things in life aren’t things!

May has arrived and spring has finally begun springing here in Connecticut.  With Mother’s Day around the corner and graduation season about to begin, you might be scratching your head about how to mark an upcoming special occasion in a meaningful way.  Why not...
Christmas-in-a-basket 2012

Christmas-in-a-basket 2012

As follow up to our “Christmas-in-a-basket” campaign this past December, I’d like to share with you a letter staff member Lorena Sac wrote to me after all the baskets had been delivered.  Lorena has been the driving force behind the volunteer effort...
Transitions

Transitions

You’d think that after all these years I’d be used to it, the process of getting from Connecticut to Guatemala.  Finishing up the projects I’ve been working on, frantically tying up a million loose ends, packing 250 pounds of luggage (literally), the...
The Back and Forth

The Back and Forth

First there were ten busy days spent all over the Greater Chicago Area, hosted by wonderful friends helping to spread the word about Education and Hope.  Then back to Connecticut for only three days, just enough time to unpack, do laundry, and re-pack before leaving...