Volunteering With Purpose: What I Learned From the Ronald McDonald House in Baltimore

I watched my son play and laugh with critically ill children last night not once questioning why some were unable to walk, were wearing masks or carrying around IV poles. Hide and seek to children is just that…hide and seek. It doesn’t matter what each player looks like, talks like or what condition they areContinue reading “Volunteering With Purpose: What I Learned From the Ronald McDonald House in Baltimore”

Petals for Hope Visits Alzheimer’s Unit

I questioned my decision to take my son Mark into the Alzheimer’s unit on Saturday to deliver flowers donated from a wedding. I vividly remember my first experience visiting one of these centers specific to those suffering from this disease when I was his age. The fear I felt when I was younger came from aContinue reading “Petals for Hope Visits Alzheimer’s Unit”