We are Back!

It is with great pride and exultation that we share our revised website with you. We wanted to provide you with a user-friendly format and also include updates about our organization. We would like to personally thank Sam Williams ll for his technical expertise and for believing in our goals. Sam, availed his technical services…

Good over the Bad!

We all know what happened to the People of Texas on Friday, August 25, 2017. Hurricane Harvey made landfall around 11:00 pm and devastated cities, towns, homes and dumped 50+ inches of rain on the State of Texas. The City of Rockport, Dominican, Houston and other areas were decimated by flood waters, high winds and…

Let’s Put it on Pause!

Today was one of those days, when I wished that I had a magic wand to wave over a parent who was in a grocery store. I would have used it to pause her conversation, as she accused one store manager of following her because she carried a small earplugs package into their restaurant. I heard…

Is It Worth It?

  I had a very emotional conversation with a single mother of three, who called to talk about feeling guilty for pursuing a graduate degree. The process of finding suitable employment was not an easy one. The pay for her current position was at the poverty level and didn’t match what she was making before…

“Every bit Helps”.

I try to make note of interesting things that people share with me or that I overhear throughout the course of my day. Here is an experience that you might enjoy reading? A middle-age woman appeared at the counter in one of my favorite retail establishments. She was expressing gratitude to the salesperson for adding…

Impacting Lives As A Volunteer.

Please allow me to express my heartfelt gratitude to Nancy Caldwell, who is the Principal at Kennedy Elementary School, as, well as her key staff, who played an integral role in selecting a volunteer from their school, to attend our “MAKING MUSIC TOGETHER” event at the Overture Center. I am encouraged to continue knocking on…

“INVOLVED PARENTS – ROCK”

I wish that there was a way for me to articulate in words, the exhilaration that flooded my heart on April 29, 2016, as, I recognized each parent honoree and community volunteer for their service to our schools and communities. It took me about one week to digest the appreciation that parent honorees and community volunteers…