A Transformed Heart

A Transformed Heart

 Having grown up in New York, I’ve admittedly become desensitized by the homeless, conditioned to put the blinders on and hurry forward. Even more so after negative encounters with those who are hustling, aggressive, or mentally ill…as well as when making the extra...
Where Creativity Meets Purpose

Where Creativity Meets Purpose

Written By: Danielle Napear Follow I’ve always considered myself a creative person and I know that I am my best when I am with people. I knew that I love community, having fun, and seeing people smile. I’ve turned to many outlets in my life to use my...
Gift Of Love

Gift Of Love

Written By Emily Ekanayake Follow “Without love, we are birds with broken wings.” ~Mitch Album I read this line when I was 17, in my high school English class, and it has guided my life.  Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom tells the story of Morrie Schwartz, an...
I Pray You Find Hope

I Pray You Find Hope

Written By Katerina Papadakis Follow Today I had the honor of serving on the New York City Relief Bus (www. Newyorkcityrelief.org) I urge you to check out this incredible organization who feed the hungry and clothe the poor. This bus not only provides soup and hot...
A Cure Called Contribution

A Cure Called Contribution

Written By Frances Pappalardo Follow I remember an argument I once had with my dad. He used to wait at the dining room table every night for me to come home around 11:00pm. As soon as I walked through the door, he was prepared to sit and listen to me recap my day,...