Finally… 2021

Finally... We’re sure most of us would agree: 2020 has been exceptionally long. After nine months from the start, the COVID-19 pandemic, government lockdowns, rise in cases, and fear continue. With continued worries of a spike in virus cases, people are still being encouraged, even mandated, to stay home and avoid any unnecessary visits or [...]

By |2020-12-30T16:48:27-08:00December 30th, 2020|Articles, Blog|

Christmas, COVID, and Caring for Others

There is much debate as to whether or not we should be gathering with family and friends this Christmas. Actually, regardless of which holiday you celebrate this season, people all across the nation and world are being encouraged to stay home, remain socially distanced, and bypass celebrations this year.  COVID-19 has brought challenges this year [...]

By |2020-12-24T09:23:01-08:00December 24th, 2020|Articles, Blog, Uncategorized|

COVID-19’s Impact Across the Community

Making a Difference Foundation Newsletter August 20, 2020 COVID-19’s Impact Across the Community When 2020 started, no one anticipated the events and outcomes we would be challenged with. This year so far, our community and the world at large has faced great change with all of us trying to balance and find our “new normal.” [...]

By |2020-09-01T14:04:00-07:00September 1st, 2020|Articles, Blog|

Celebrating Independence Day Through Interdependence

With so much currently going on in the world, from the pandemic to police brutality and Black Lives Matter protests, most, if not all, 4th of July celebrations have been cancelled. While it is certainly disappointing not being able to enjoy festivities with friends and family honoring our country’s birthday, we now have an opportunities [...]

By |2020-07-02T16:11:58-07:00July 2nd, 2020|Articles, Blog|

Celebrating Black Dads on Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, Making A Difference Foundation wants to do something different. We want to help break the myths of the absentee father in black communities. As a black woman, with a strong black father in position, it’s important to address this issue. The truth is black fathers have received a tainted reputation, especially in [...]

By |2020-06-21T12:55:19-07:00June 21st, 2020|Articles, Blog|

Making A Difference Foundation’s Statement to the Community On the Black Lives Matter Movement.

We have been silent on social media in light of recent events to take time to reflect upon the current state of our country in order to better express our thoughts on the matter. Our local Black Lives Matter group has asked for businesses statewide to close their doors today to mourn and honor those [...]

By |2020-06-12T13:10:45-07:00June 12th, 2020|Articles, Blog|

Happy Easter

Whether you celebrate Easter as the holiday recognizing the resurrection of Jesus Christ or you simply enjoy it more as a children’s holiday full of egg hunts and chocolate, Easter definitely symbolizes a day of renewal and hope.  In these unprecedented times we have been facing over the last few months, with stay-at-home orders and full-on quarantines, it is [...]

By |2020-04-10T19:05:46-07:00April 10th, 2020|Articles, Blog|
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