Tags Archives: Helping Hands

Homeless Empowerment Program Helps.

the ‘Campaign To Bring Our Veterans All the Way Home’ The Vietnam War taught us lessons, but not only about combat. We watched a generation of young people return home with permanent physical and emotional scars.  Now, with troops scheduled to return ...

ALLEN STONE GIVES PARC A SPECIAL PERFORMANCE.

American Idol star Allen Stone made a stop at PARC, in the midst of his U.S. tour, to perform a six-song set of covers and originals for the adult clients with developmental disabilities. Originally from Chewelah, WA, Stone is a Capitol and ATO Records re ...

Planning for Life after Football.

An Interview with Michael Clayton  Over twenty years ago, Curly Neil of the Harlem Globetrotters inspired a boy to dream big and allow possibilities. The game was held at LSU and, as young Michael Clayton sat in an aisle seat next to his father, the icon ...

Shirley the Dog Makes Reading FUN.

Therapy Dog Helps Children Read As Paula Zaremski’s fourth graders enter her classroom at Garrison-Jones Elementary, they are welcomed into an atmosphere of encouragement. The walls are lined with pictures of animals. A word wall says “Leashing onto n ...

CMA’s Dolphins Help People Heal.

Ever since a little boy named Levi, who had extreme Asperger syndrome, found a way to open communication in his life after spending time in the water with Winter, at Clearwater Marine Aquarium. CMA’s CEO David Yates has worked to get the word out that ...

Giving Back Is Important.

The Story Behind a Self Made Entrepreneur When you walk inside a national chain restaurant–it doesn’t matter where–it will be virtually the same as the last one of its type that you visited. But when you go to one of Steve Westphal’s resta ...