“It is all about relationship.” Dana Ortiz the Executive Director of Family Promise of Lawrence quips almost every time I am around her. Yes, I think. It is. It is all about the staff and volunteers establishing a good relationship with our guests so they can be successful. I mean the goal is worthwhile. Family…

5K Home Run- Monday, May 28th

Join us for our 6th Annual 5K Home Run on Monday May, 28th at South Park! This Memorial Day tradition is fun for the whole family. Registration for the race can be completed here: Volunteers are also needed to make this event a success:  


I am a mom- a mom of two awesome little people one of whom goes to school. So there has been lots of talk and news about arming, being armed, carrying, protecting, etc. and the word that has kept jumping out at me is disarmed. Stick with me because this is NOT a political statement.