The unfathomable happened this week. My brother-in-law killed himself, leaving behind my sister, nephew and niece. But rather than wallow in silence, I’m convinced this is something we must talk about. Not just for our sake, but especially for the kids’.
When efforts to find a responsible way to dispose of used drawing markers failed, elementary school students launched an online campaign.
Lotus Bloom is a multicultural organization based in Oakland, Calif., that develops and provides a safe, loving environment for inner-city children and families.
I can truly say that though she’s only 6, Phoebe Russell is the best teacher I’ve ever had when it comes to the true meaning of “service.”