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3 Hard Facts About Single Motherhood

Did you know that 44% of children in Jefferson County, Texas live in single parent homes? You may say, “So, what am I supposed to do about it?” Finally there is an answer.

How Single Mothers Can Create a New and Promising Future

  Single Moms Can Create a Better Future Over 10 million single mothers in the United States are parents to 20 million children. One-third of them live in poverty. As a life coach I’ve heard a common story repeated all too often. It goes something like this. Nancy, (not a real name), an innocent little […]

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Need Funds for College?

Do You Need College Funds? A Grant for Women in College Are you a Candidate for a Program for Continuing Education (PCE) Grant? I write a P.E.O. grant for single moms in southeast Texas that may benefit you if:  You are a American or Canadian citizen You were out of school for at least 24 […]

Why is Education the Key for Single Moms

Notable Alumni of Oxford include: J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Dr. Seuss, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and Bobby Jindal Education is Key Related posts: A Skill Will Make Life Easier, Interview with Tanisha, What Do I NOT Regret, a video, Interview with Sheri, Interview with LaTasha, Interview with Kay, SMORE-Single Moms On Road to Education “Education is […]

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Money-Never Enough

Single Moms Never Have Enough Money Here’s a Bite of Soul Food Click above for link to brief audio message Gail raised three children as a single mother before she remarried. She has experienced the potholes, pests, and perils of being the single head-of-household. As an educator in regular and special education for twenty years […]

Scholarships and Grants for Women

P.E.O. Provides Scholarships and Grants for Women I’ve been the fortunate recipient of the Program for Continuing Education (P.C.E.) grant and it changed the course of my life. There are many more stories of others like these women who received the P.C.E.   Gail raised three children as a single mother before she remarried. She […]

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Learning Something New

Be Open to Learning Something New I am passionate about learning and helping single moms return to school if need be. I’ve seen many moms make a real difference in their lives when they earned a degree or gained an employable skill. #gshowalter_livinglearningloving Gail raised three children as a single mother before she remarried. She […]

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Grant for Single Mom Returning to College

Single Moms Can Go To College When I returned to college as a single mother with three young children I received a grant that made it much easier. Now I am able to assist single moms in the application process for the same grant. The grant is one of the programs funded by P.E.O. This […]

How Single Mothers Can Change Their Lives and Their Future

  Single Mothers – Education is Your Answer First appeared in Beaumont Enterprise – Mother’s Day -2015             “What do you intend to do with a degree in theatre?” my dad asked me expecting a serious answer. I did not have the answer he wanted to hear: a practical way to earn a living. His resounding […]