Poetry Month Books and Products

Happy Poetry Month, ya’ll! *This post contains affiliate links* In honor of Poetry Month, this hallowed time of stanzas, similes, metaphors, and

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An Open Letter to Betsy DeVos from the Grizzly Bears

Dear Betsy, Good afternoon. We hope it’s okay to call you by your first name. Since you seem to know

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Growth, Proficiency, and Grizzly Bears

Here at Meaningful Connections, I normally stay far away from politics. I’m all about middle ground, y’all. But there are

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Five Ways to Connect Your Philanthropic Project to Funding

As we wrap up our series on philanthropy this week, it’s time to talk money. Ironic, since we’ve been focused

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Seven-Year-Old Braxton Lee’s Fleet Feet Make Huge Connections

In the spirit of volunteerism here on the blog, I’ve been on a hunt for kids who serve. I haven’t

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Forty Years of Volunteering Has Forged Strong Community Connections for Carlton Hardy II

“As Teddy Roosevelt said, `Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work

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