They Call Me, Mamá –Teacher of the Year Cordelia Fajardo Shares Why She Earned the Award

Professor Cordelia Fajardo and her first grade class celebrate a holiday. Photo, courtesy, Cordelia Fajardo. “To my first graders whose parents are gone, I tell them that we are their family. Their classmates are more than friends. They are also…

Invisible Children-What Happens to the Children of Detainees?

I visit undocumented mothers in detention. During my conversations with them-One constant worry is shared, the welfare of their children while they are detained. It is difficult to parent children from jail. Incarceration makes it nearly impossible, and the charge to make…

Recognizing Hispanic Heritage Month-Celebrating the Immense Contributions of Latinos to the Economy, Culture, and Identity of the United States

The United States celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15, 2015, through October 15, 2015. Below are Milestones of Latino Contributions to the Economy, Culture, and Identity of the United States- The resolution to celebrate the contributions of Latinos to…

Easy Ways Your Company Can Participate in Charitable Giving  

Our lives are busy, but when given the opportunity, people love to extend support to those in need. Business managers can make this happen. With a little organization, managers can lead and set the tone for community engagement. In the process, corporate giving has the added…

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