2016 is almost over, and 2017 will be here before we know it. We had a bit of a rough year, but it has forced me to re-think our direction and take action.
Our first bump in the road came at Easter. We didn't receive a single donation, and I was about to switch companies and couldn't contribute, either. It was discouraging, to say the least. I've known for a while that we can't keep depending on friends to support all of our donation needs...I just haven't been able to take action on a different plan yet. It's kinda frustrating to be stuck in a rut like we have been.
The Summer Lunch Program wasn't a hit like it was the first 2 years. All of the kids we have sponsored before are gone. Most of the new kids are teens who di...