I was emailing with a resident’s mom this week. It can be unusual to have such personal contact with a mom of a resident, so when she asked about making a financial donation to Naomi’s House, my heart melted. Her financial donation felt like a gesture that was full of love and hope for her … [Read More…] The Prayers of a Mama
One of our Naomi's House graduates had the opportunity to speak in front of a small crowd recently, and to talk about her experience as a woman who successfully completed our program. Not only did she share how her life was changed through her time at NH, she also put a face to this "issue" … [Read More...] An Issue or a Name?
“Listen to voices that you don’t usually listen to...make room for others, especially those who no one else is hearing.” This was advice someone recently gave me. Any of us who are leaders in any capacity have the opportunity to use our power to empower others. We have the privilege of helping others flourish by giving … [Read More...] Congratulations to our Newest Grad!
I attended a community-led meeting a few weeks ago to discuss local human trafficking and a suspicious business that people believe might be a human trafficking ring. I was there as a concerned citizen and thought maybe my knowledge on the issue might be helpful. Not long into the meeting, someone said something that … [Read More...] End Trafficking Everywhere