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Organ Donations,

MASON CITY, Iowa- Organ transplants are some of the most emotional procedures in medicine. There are around 121,000 people in the nation waiting for transplants, 600 in Iowa. 108 more words


Buckets of Water

I will be taking part three times in the  ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Once for myself, once for my dad, and another time for my mom.  77 more words

All and Nothing at the Same Time

The internet has recently been swept up by the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Is there a cause — social, political, cultural, or other — you passionately believe in?

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The Daily Post

Ice Bucket Challenge? No, thank you.

I hesitated to write this blog. But the more I hesitated, the more I couldn’t get it off my mind. And, as anyone who is a writer knows, if something is in a writer’s mind that needs to come out, it will not stop until it gets out there. 1,654 more words

Freestyle Writings/Musings

My current source of irritation

The videos clog up my news feed. The tabloid online newspapers feature it. Even high-profile figures have caught on the craze. 581 more words


What Gives?

I was challenged and I rarely step away from a challenge.

So, I did it. I did the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS, like so many other people have done all over the world. 495 more words


531 Reasons

One of the reasons I started this blog was to share some of my expertise and experiences about working in the nonprofit sector.  I know what kind of work my organization did but I never really thought to share with you, my readers, what a nonprofit organization really is.   1,659 more words

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