Monthly Archives: March 2011

“Give it to Mikey, he’ll eat anything”

by Derrick Lesnau It has been pointed out to me by my co-workers (several times) that I appear to have an affinity for leftovers from previous meals that are donated and prepared by our great Meal Provider volunteers.  These generous … Continue reading

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151,000 Views and 1400 Families Later

by Jan Gunter On Saturday we received a tremendous honor! Our video, “Meet the Digits”, won the DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards in the Medium Organization category. Along with this honor comes a $2,500 grant, a customized Flip video camera, and … Continue reading

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March Madness

by Jane Rose Ask anyone…my husband Tony and I are big Longhorn sports fans. We both graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and have had season tickets for football for years. We haven’t missed a football game – home … Continue reading

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Sometimes the good stuff happens – like TODAY! (~:

by Jan Gunter I’m excited to share some great news with you today! Last year we worked hard to create a video that would tell our story in a unique way, and together with our good friends at Shiny Object … Continue reading

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First day back

by Beverly Seffel First day back after a fantastic trip to Honduras.  I’m part of a microfinance group that helps women in Honduras.  Met many of these amazing women.  I’m glad I’m back at the House today, so many things … Continue reading

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Mi Casa es Su Casa

by Danny Reyna I was flying to Washington D.C. to visit my cousin, and as I looked out the plane window I wondered why there was so much sand down there on the ground. As we approached for the landing, I … Continue reading

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Missy’s guide to replication

by Missy Strittmatter I’m dashing madly to get my post done and am reminded of something that always pops in my head.  Ever wonder what you could accomplish if you had 4 of yourself?  I do, all the time.  I … Continue reading

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