Mr. Rogers’ Mom Was on to Something Fred Rogers’ mother comforted him when he was a child by challenging him to “Look for the helpers”, during a crisis. Mr. Rogers was a young boy in the 1930’s , when unemployment was high, the Dustbowl was driving farmers out of Oklahoma, and the news from Europe…
A Simple Gesture Greensboro
Ending childhood hunger through a simple gesture of filling a grocery bag
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HOW IT WORKS
- We provide volunteers with a special green bag and a list of suggested nonperishable items.
- Each time they go to the grocery store they pick up an item from the list and store it in the bag.
- On a designated day they leave the bag outside their home and a neighborhood volunteer picks it up, leaves a new bag, and delivers the food directly to a local food bank.
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Greetings, Gesturers! Is this physics or simple math? I’ve been thinking a lot about how a part fits with a whole lately. Not as in ratio, but the Aristotelian thought that a whole is often greater a sum of its parts. Human beings are a great example: we’re made up of a collection of cells…
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