|Foster Care, Adoption and our Big, Happy Family|
“We both had children of our own but not together and had a lot of experience with parenting and felt in our hearts that we had a home and a place for children and a desire to share our family and grow.” Read more...
Posted: Monday, November 5, 2012 4:58 pm
|Schools can Win Grants for Drug Prevention|
The National Family Partnership® (NFP) is holding a national contest for its 27th annual Red Ribbon Week®, Oct. 23-31, the national drug prevention campaign held in schools across the country. Read more...
Posted: Monday, October 15, 2012 2:00 pm
|Funding available for Windsor Neighborhoods|
Want to spruce up your block? The Town of Windsor is accepting funding requests for neighborhood improvement projects. The goals are to increase communications among neighbors, improve physical conditions and enhance neighborhood pride. With a maximum fund of $2,850, the town is awarding grants up to $1,000 each to help make those goals a reality. Read more...
Posted: Monday, October 8, 2012 2:00 pm
|Asante Youth Choir Returns to North Bay|
Asante Children’s Choir returns to the North Bay with a series of free concerts this month. The choir is made up of children from war-ravaged East Africa who bring songs of hope and gratitude while raising awareness for the desperate plight of orphans and other vulnerable children in their homeland. Read more...
Posted: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 2:53 pm
|Walk Your Dog For a Cause |
Annual Mutt Strut on Sept. 29 includes games, prizes and fun to raise money for Rohnert Park Animal Shelter. Read more...
Posted: Monday, September 24, 2012 1:42 pm
|Marathon Supports Local Families|
This year’s Santa Rosa Marathon is increasing its positive community impact by donating a portion of its proceeds to two local nonprofits: NAMI of Sonoma county and the Redwood Empire Food Bank. In addition, the marathon will donate 1,000 jars of peanut butter to the food bank, but public support is needed to make the commitment a reality. Read more...
Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 1:45 pm
|Fun “Fruities” Easy as 1-2-3|
Summer is here, before you grab a sugary soda to quench your child’s thirst, here are some quick and easy fresh fruit coolers that will satisfy and be a healthy alternative. Read more...
Laurie Figone - Posted: Monday, August 20, 2012 2:01 pm
|Keeping Kids Safe in the Water|
Kids love nothing better than cooling off in the water on a hot summer day. But refreshing fun can quickly turn to disaster if safety precautions aren’t followed. Read more...
Posted: Monday, July 23, 2012 2:00 pm