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Monday, April 4, 2022
  Guest post by Rebecca Abide Development and Communications Director Asheville City Schools Foundation It's always a pleasure to share this space…
Friday, February 25, 2022
As we interviewed Lex, an Owen Middle 6th grade student, in the hallway of his school, a group of his classmates headed our way, dragging some large…
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
Building Strong Communities Through Volunteerism Mobilizing our neighbors to address crucial issues in our communities through volunteer service has…
Monday, January 31, 2022
With your help, our most recent Holiday Book Drive allowed us to put 1692 books in the hands of local youth. During the drive, we also had the…
Monday, January 31, 2022
Josh Wells has served as the Community School Coordinator for Owen Middle School for the past four years. A United Way employee, Josh shows up every…
Monday, December 20, 2021
  I recently came across an end-of-year letter that David Bailey, our former CEO, wrote. In it, he talked about the faith and cultural celebrations…
Friday, October 15, 2021
  It may be 10 pm when someone, desperate to end their substance misuse, dials 2-1-1 to find help.  Or 6 pm when a parent calls to find tutoring…