Navigating COVID-19 Conversations with Your Family

When life hands us COVID-19, we’re supposed to make lemonade, right? Growing up, I remember when Y2K was the thing. At the time, everyone thought computers would shut down, so my parents stocked up on toilet paper, canned food, and water. I remember feeling scared and really confused about what was happening. My parents did…

YWCA Young Wonders Needs Your Help!

More than 600 children annually are served through YWCA Young Wonders Early Learning and Youth Development. In order to continue reaching and expand access for all children, YWCA needs the community’s help to steer success in purchasing two new buses for YWCA Young Wonders. YWCA Transportation serves children from all corners of our community–east to…

We Got Game

A year ago, I attempted to explain a loss after a basketball game with my students, who for one night also became a basketball team. I used the usual clichés that any first time coach, who in addition happened to be a before-and-after school teacher, might offer given the circumstance. Yet, despite coming up short,…