Lenette’s Garden (Weekly Photo Challenge Entry #2)


Today's thank you is to the lovely Lenette¬†(she's fourth from the left in the back).¬† In 2004 I started a new job as a grants officer for a local United Way, and while I knew enough about two areas for which I was going to be responsible (school-age and early childhood education), there was one … Continue reading Lenette’s Garden (Weekly Photo Challenge Entry #2)

Steel Magnolias…Rhode Island Style


For several years I worked at a local United Way as a program director/program officer. I was responsible for the organization's work relative to children and families. I had the chance to work with many community and business leaders; really smart people who truly wanted to do work that would make an impact on some … Continue reading Steel Magnolias…Rhode Island Style