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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a special time for all moms and a day we love to celebrate them and acknowledge all the amazing and wonderful ways they have contributed to our lives. This year, we would like to give a special shout-out to all the single moms who are doing the duty of both parents, [...]

By |2022-05-05T13:29:38-07:00May 5th, 2022|Articles, Blog, Newsletter|

A Different Meaning to Going Green This Holiday

It’s common knowledge that green is the traditional color of St. Patrick’s Day. We see it in the St. Paddy’s Day parades. People from all over wear green clothing so as not to get pinched. We see green added to food and beer for a festive flair. Green, non-toxic dye is even added to [...]

By |2022-03-08T13:39:14-08:00March 8th, 2022|Articles, Blog|

Nonprofit Work Can Be a Thankless Job

We don’t do it for the accolades and praise. And we certainly don’t do it for the money or financial reward. Because there isn’t much of any of that when it comes to what we do. Working in a nonprofit, in social work of any sort, can be a real challenge and it takes [...]

By |2022-03-01T14:36:42-08:00March 1st, 2022|Articles, Blog|

Race’s Impact on Food Insecurity and Access

Too many people in our own backyard face food lack daily. The USDA says that more than 38 million people, including 12 million children, in the United States are food insecure. And many of the households that experience food insecurity do not qualify for federal nutrition program assistance so they must visit food banks like Eloise’s Cooking Pot Food Bank for extra support.

By |2022-01-31T09:57:11-08:00January 31st, 2022|Articles, Blog|

Honoring and Caring for All Veterans

Regardless of which branch of service, or which job one held, all veterans are heroes! Without the selfless dedication, service, and sacrifice made by each military member (and their families), it’s hard to say where our country would be right now. The brave men and women who have served in the past gave so much [...]

By |2021-11-10T23:23:50-08:00November 10th, 2021|Articles, Blog|

Women of Color and Breast Cancer: Disparities in Screenings, Diagnosis, and Treatment Outcomes

Like any type of cancer, breast cancer doesn’t discriminate and affects women from all walks of life and all genetics, races, and cultures. However, while it doesn’t discriminate, it does disproportionately affect some more than others. This is not just in the diagnosis rates or genetic causes of breast cancer as it relates to race, [...]

By |2021-10-25T11:48:03-07:00October 25th, 2021|Articles, Blog|