Archive | April, 2012

Aaliyah Visits Colleges

Over Easter weekend I went to Long Beach California with my mentor Susan Bailey and her husband Steve Bailey.  We visited four schools Occidental College, Claremont McKenna College, Loyola Marymount University, and Chapman University.  I went to Occidental College and Claremont with Susan.  After Occidental College Susan and I went to a farmers market, and after Claremont […]

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Lutheran JUMP Team Brings Joy

The look on their faces could be classified as “A Kodak Moment.” An alarming shrill shook the staff’s ears.  “Megan! Megan!” Adan exclaimed, “Look at my room!”  Staff ran upstairs to see what had happened.  Was his toilet clogged?  Did he lose his Hunger Games book? Staff arrived and saw something that they certainly didn’t […]

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Boys Hope Girls Hope WORKS!

In 2011, Boys Hope Girls Hope was the subject of an intensive six-month study conducted by the Educational Policy Institute (EPI), a major Washington research thinktank. Their conclusion? Boys Hope Girls Hope WORKS! Now, children’s serices agencies across the United States will be able to learn, in detail, how Boys Hope Girls Hope empowers our […]

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Happy Easter from BHGH!

Boys Hope Girls Hope scholars decorated 10 dozen eggs for the Senior Support Center.  Click here to watch the video.

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Around the House

Smell that?  Do you smell that?  Waffles kids—no other kitchen in Foxfield smells like ours.  I love the smell of waffles in the morning.  Nice, blueberry Egos with crispy turkey bacon on the side….  The Saturday morning breakfast conversation embarks as the boys wipe away the sleep from their eyes.  They couldn’t stop talking about […]

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