Discover how you can empower teens to thrive!

If you look up the word empower, you will see that it means to make someone stronger and more confident, especially in controlling their life and claiming their rights.  Empowering someone to take control of their own destiny is powerful. It’s no secret that our youth...

How to spot human trafficking during the holidays

The holiday season is a time of joy, happiness, and fun. It’s the time of year to bond with friends, family, and loved ones. However, for human trafficking victims, the holidays are no different from any other day.   According to the United Nations, more than 800,000...

There is no excuse for domestic abuse

While domestic violence month is over, it doesn’t mean we need to stop fighting for the abuse to stop. I read something shocking the other day. I was astonished that a number of women who die from domestic violence were higher than a number of casualties lost during a...

The importance of service: What you can do to help!

When you think of service, what comes to mind? Do you think of giving back to your local community, volunteering, or helping someone? If you look in the dictionary, the word ‘“Service” is defined as the action of helping or doing work for someone.   Service is not...