4 Myths about Foster Care

4 Myths about Foster Care

When I say the words foster care, I imagine a number of thoughts race through your head. You’ve heard stories. You know someone who knew someone. You’ve even seen it in movies and television. Foster care is an easy topic to form opinions about, but it wasn’t until I actually began the process of fostering kids that I realized how little I knew about it. Foster care is a messy (and necessary) business. But it’s the kind of messy reality that we can’t afford to ignore or be ignorant... Read More
4 Reasons Why The MVP Box Volunteer Kickoff Event is Indispensable

4 Reasons Why The MVP Box Volunteer Kickoff Event is Indispensable

Full disclosure: I’m a huge fan of the MVP Box, especially the leader components like the Volunteer Kickoff event. While there are a plethora of reasons that I’m such a fan, the main reason is that I’m only one person. I don’t have the convenience of a staff writer, graphic arts designer, event planner, marketing developer, or volunteer trainer at my disposal. You can imagine the elation of opening up one volunteer kickoff folder to find that all of these resources are already prepared and... Read More