Charity Spotlight – Striving Toward Empowered Personal Success (STEPS)

Striving Toward Empowered Personal Success (STEPS), our charity spotlight in Connecticut, is an organization dedicated to “Empowering Girls, Uplifting Communities.” They pursue these objectives through a series of programs specifically targeting Middle Schoolers, High Schoolers during the school year and also host a summer leadership program for both sets of girls. For the middle school […]

Charity Spotlight – 13 Ugly Men

When I started looking for charities in Alabama, I inadvertently stumbled upon what has become the charity spotlight for Florida, 13 Ugly Men. When I saw the name I told Melanie “this has to be our charity.” She brought up the (very good) point that we should probably see what they do before we commit […]

Charity Introduction – Catch-A-Dream

Our charity for Mississippi is loaded with personal connections. Catch-A-Dream was founded in part by Mississippi State University (the extension service), which coincidentally houses the Fairways & Freeways golf course for the state of Mississippi. Catch-A-Dream is a lot like Make-A-Wish; however, their focus is fulfilling wishes that involve outdoor activities. Most often hunting and […]