Half Can of Pringles

“Do you have a minute?” Shirley asked after receiving a brown bag lunch delivered to her door. After a pause, she continued, “I am almost out of food. Do you want to come in to see my pantry and refrigerator so I can show you?” We graciously declined her offer. She...

Giving Tuesday Gets Real for 2020

In 2012, Giving Tuesday was launched as a simple idea – to create a day that encourages people to do good. But in 2020, Giving Tuesday has an entirely new meaning. As the impact of COVID-19 continues to change our world, the needs of our community are all around us....

Stay-home orders present big challenge to seniors, disabled

California’s Stay at Home order has been an inconvenience for people across the state, whether young or old. For students, parents and teachers, adjusting to online learning is a new experiment. Employees forced to work remotely in a small apartment shared with small...

Finding the Silver Lining in a time of Social Distancing

For many of us, it wasn’t but a day or two sequestered at home before we were hearing kids repeatedly reminding us that they were bored. Or, as an adult, you also might be feeling a bit of that cabin fever or a sense of fear and uncertainty during this season. But...
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