The Welcome to America Project, as you may know, provides basic needs, household items for newly arrived refugee families and adopts 60 families each holiday season. The Pedal Power Foundation provides bikes to kids who whose families could never provide themselves.
I’ll keep it simple.
Whaaaat? No wisdom, no deep heart-felt thoughts inspired by the holidays and the benefits of giving?
Okay, well maybe just one.
I’ve mentioned this one before because it resonates.
|Double duty, photo'ing my family bearing gifts for a Burmese family.|
His example, the more you give the more comes back to you.
Volunteerism, do we do it because it feels good, or because it is the right thing to do?
|A new game to help with English|
|Is Pink okay?|
|Mike presents one of 70 bikes|
|Loves her new dolly|
|Joy comes in green.|
|A little story of challenge and success from Burundian refugee.|
|Warmth in a gift of thick socks.|
|Before giving we must assemble|
|Gene delivers another bike after quality control check|
|Mike the bike elf himself.|