It Takes a Village to Raise a Child

Posted on 05/28/14 in SC Perspectives

[image:1] (5.28.14) It takes a village to raise a child. As I type those eight words, I realize how nonspecific this oft-used African proverb actually sounds. While we all know that this proverb implies that individuals... read more

A Resilient Families Blog: Families Are Messy

Posted on 05/19/14 by Christie in RF Perspectives

July 2013by Christie Manning– [image:1] This is something I find myself saying with some regularity…to signify the affection I have for the unique imperfections in this area of human relationships…to sum up a truism that is ever-present... read more

A Healthy People Blog: Trust

Posted on 05/19/14 by Heather in HP Perspectives

[image:1] July 2013 by Heather Torok– So much depends on trust. I was reminded of that again last month when I had the pleasure of meeting with three small neighborhood-based outreach organizations on three separate occasions. Interested in... read more

A Movement vs. a Program

Posted on 05/19/14 in SC Perspectives

(May 2014) Vedette Gavin, former Saint Luke’s Foundation Francis Beam Fellow, looked at me and said “HEAL (Healthy Eating Active Living) is not a program – it is a movement.” Simply put, a movement is... read more