Animals

Pet Therapy In Schools Reading buddies Elementary School Middle School High School Children’s Hospital Autism Nursing Homes Courts Equine Assisted Therapies At-Risk Youth Veterans Horse Sense and Healing Horses for Heroes Hearts and Horses Protection for Police Dogs bullet proof vests for police dogs School project Rescue Urban Animal Control: Stray Rescue of St. LouisContinue reading “Animals”

Food

Fifth Grade Leadership Role A district wide K-12 service learning project creates an ongoing, self-sustaining system to address food insecurity in local communities. Fresh Food Recovery Grocery stores Restaurants Urban Bakeries School cafeterias Field Gleaning Gathering fresh produce that would otherwise go to waste Article for perspective on the logic and process Organization models: SocietyContinue reading “Food”

Obesity: A National Concern

There are numerous studies and reports on obesity as a modern day epidemic in our country. The solution seems simple: we need to move, to be active, to exercise, and we need to consume foods that are good for us, whole foods, balanced meals, reasonable quantities. None of this is new. The dilemma is howContinue reading “Obesity: A National Concern”