Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Family Room Recycles

By Danny Reyna The Ronald McDonald Family Room at St. David’s Women’s Center added fruit waste and coffee grounds to its recycling program in January of 2012. Since that time we have recycled

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Warrior Mother

by Kent Burress I want you to do a little bit of role playing.  I am going to tell you about a young mother that stayed with us, and while you read it I want you to put yourself in … Continue reading

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Back to School

by Jane Rose Most people think of the phrase “back to school” at the end of the summer when a brand new school year starts. But in a college town, it’s appropriate at the start of a new calendar year, … Continue reading

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Adoption and Rice Krispy treats

By Paula Duke I want to talk to you about adoption.  In fact, I want to convince you that it’s a good idea.  I’m sure you’re wondering, adopting what exactly? A baby?  A rescued pet? No, no.              A Family Room!! … Continue reading

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Refreshed and Ready

by Derrick Lesnau This past December, we held an Open House to show off the guest rooms that have been redecorated and made to feel more home-like.  Thanks to several wonderful volunteers and local businesses, nearly all 30 Guest Rooms … Continue reading

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