One of our starfish

This letter was part of the package that was sent to Silver Horizons to nominate our founder and Executive Director, Debbie Johnson, to the Senior Hall of...

PayPal button is working again

Not sure if anyone who is reading our blog tried to donate using our PayPal button, but just want to let you know we have fixed the problem; it’s working again. Ready and waiting for your generous donation! THANK YOU

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October and November are busy months for us, as we are preparing for graduation, compiling reports for grants we’ve received, and we are buckling down to make those big grant applications that require multiple pages, multiple wrtiers, and multiple proof-readers....

In Defense of Sewing Machines

A recent article in the Washington Post (Oct. 25) describes a report for the Colin Powell School for Civic Leadership of the City College of New York that evaluates the failure of international aid organizations to empower women by narrowly defining empowerment as the...

About sloppiness

When I was 13, my mother told me that I was a slob.  She said it as if it was a given; something that she and I would have to live with for the rest of our lives, but we not only didn’t have to be happy about that, we should add it to a long list of my...