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Community Members Invited to Help Local Youth Plant Their Dreams

The Academy for Personal and Scholastic Success, in partnership with the nonprofit Worldmaker International, is hosting a Plant Your Dreams event for Academy students on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at The Big Apple Orchard located west of Mount Vernon, Iowa. Community members are invited to attend. The Academy, which uses

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What’s Your Word? Event

THRIVE Café What’s Your Word? Virtual EventShow up as you are from wherever you are for this special gathering!Connect with inspiring Worldmakers.Get help from a certified My Intent® facilitator utilizing resources from the MyIntent Project.Receive a minted bracelet or bookmark with YOUR word.Take meaningful action toward positive action!  When: Friday February 26thTime: 10-11:30

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Stop These Thoughts . . . PLEASE!

I’d be 26 years of age before even knowing the medical name of this internal hell that had plagued me for so long; or that it was even a medical disorder as opposed to a personal one. Until then, I simply thought;  one,  I was crazy. And, two, that I’m

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3 Tips for Making a Fresh Start

Happy New Year! This year, perhaps more than any other, most of us are beyond thrilled to leave behind the old and move forward with a fresh start. We’ve made it to the other side. Congrats! I have to admit – I’ve never been one for New Year’s resolutions. It’s

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Pockets of excellence

Pocket of Excellence – Paulette Johnson

Think you can’t deepen social bonds during this time of pandemic-related physical distancing? We invite you to think again!  Times of great challenge bring great opportunity to pave new paths forward.  Perhaps this is just the time to start a new tradition that will build resilience now and into future

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Choosing to Celebrate 2020

Choosing to Celebrate 2020

For the past several months, we have been called on to live in unfamiliar ways, often physically distanced from family and friends.  There is great benefit in choosing to find and celebrate the good within dark times — and we amplify the benefit by celebrating together. What has this looked

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November Gratitude

Hi friends, In our last newsletter we updated you regarding the derecho that blazed a 700 mile swath across the Midwest, demolishing homes, businesses, properties, and crops. Presented with an opportunity to pivot and serve our fellow Iowans, we stepped into meeting immediate needs of food, water and shelter and

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Derecho Recovery

Midwest Derecho Recovery

Hi friends, You might have heard about the recent derecho that, with little notice, blazed a 700 mile swath across Iowa and beyond, demolishing homes, businesses, properties, and crops. This included hurricane like winds up to 140 mph through sections of our home community. Some of our team members are

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Zimbabwe Virtual Resilience Symposium

We invite you to watch the Zimbabwe Virtual Resilience Symposium held Thursday July 30th, 2020 on Developing Human Resilience in Society: The Role of Leaders in Creating the Right Environment. Thank you to co-host Zimpapers TV Network (ZTN) and partners Consolidated Africa Services PVO, ActionAid and the Zimbabwe Resilience Building

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