Category returning to college
Most of you know of my passion for single mothers. Do you also know of my biggest dream? I so want to see this happen in southeast Texas.
Our single mom student at this time is on schedule to graduate in May 2020. She has been a joy to work with and will be an asset to our community with a degree in Social Work from Lamar University.
Continuing even when things get tough is determination. D is for determination.Wisdom doesn’t come easily. It comes over time when you are determined.
So much information and misinformation comes into our Inbox, Facebook or Instagram every day. Everybody has an opinion. When it comes to single mothers people can show judgment, condemnation and even ridicule. They disregard single mothers as a drag on society, as lazy or irresponsible. Let’s look at the FACTS.
We have the most terrific group of committed women who work very hard for the benefit of single mothers, many who are or were single mothers.
Single moms with job skills are better able to be successful.
The Bridges of Hope Educational Support Program is a promising program that makes it possible for single mothers to earn a two-year degree.
Once in a while I meet a single mom who is so impressive she is an inspiration for others. Natausha is one of those moms.
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.
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.