January 2009

The worst of times, the best in people

I have attended a couple “survival” meetings recently, focusing on how the non-profit sector can weather the economic storm. Some advice is helpful, such as sharing “back room” administrative expenses with another non-profit. And some advice…well, not so good. “Get rid of the fat.” Wh
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Happy New (Mentoring) Year!

We all know January to be a time for fresh starts, new resolutions, and… mentoring? A National Mentoring Month? Well mentoring is important year round but this January marks the eighth time an entire month has been dedicated to it.   This month of awareness-raising mentoring give
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Soup from a Stone—Fancy That!

A key piece of our service at Generations Incorporated is engaging the families of our students. Research shows that family involvement—over all other factors, including socioeconomic status and parent’s level of education—is the best indicator of a student’s academic success. As Comm
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