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How to Go to College as a Single Mom

Face it, education opens doors, especially for women and even more especially for single mothers. I went back to college as a single mom to increase my earning potential as an educator. You may just need to earn a certificate for a job skill so that you can provide for yourself and your children.

Are You Angry Enough?

Today I can get angry when I hear of a child’s father not supplying school clothes, winter coats or shoes and yet he manages to have a boat and fishing trips and somehow evades the Attorney General’s decree to pay child support. This makes me angry.

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New Program for Single Moms in SETX

Something new is happening in southeast Texas. It will change lives. It will change statistics. It will change our community.

Bridges of Hope for Single Moms is an Educational Support Program that will make it possible for single moms to earn a two-year degree with assistance along the way.

How to Find Your Joy by Changing Your Story

We all have a story, how we perceive our lives, our experiences. It is what you tell others about your life. It is how you see your life. It’s your angle or “take” on how things have played out for you.

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How We Can Give Single Moms a Break

I have a dream. I want to see a program in southeast Texas that will give single mother a break, a two-year break. This dream is becoming a reality through The Community Coalition’s Bridges of Hope for Single Mothers.

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1 Life Changing Way to Provide a More Secure Future for Single Moms

  Provide a Secure Future for Single Moms I have a dream. I want single mothers in southeast Texas to have a break—a two-year break. A break from rent payments, childcare costs, and tuition and books for college. The Community Coalition has Bridges of Hope for Single Mothers as one of their priorities. Education offers single […]

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 […]

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Education Builds Self Awareness

Related articles: Education is Key, Baby Steps to College Education opens doors. For me gaining a Master’s Degree was not only an adventure it was a confidence booster of the best kind. I took one step at a time until I found doors opening.  I like the illustration of the Israelites carrying the Ark of […]

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 […]