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Finding you: How to slay your dragon

Have you ever felt like it was all leading up to this moment?

In the movies and on TV, we oftentimes see the adventures of the characters culminate in some moment as if the characters’ entire existence had led and prepared them for that moment. 942 more words

Everyday Heroes

Recognising our ‘everyday heroes’

Heroes come in many shapes and sizes and while there are various traits that help to make up a hero, such as courage and bravery, the one thing I have found is that most of our heroes are reluctant to seek out attention. 437 more words

Everyday Heroes

"This ain't hell, but you can see it from here..."

“Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.” 241 more words

Random Grumblings

Taking stock

As we approach the end of the financial year, it’s important to look back on the past 12 months and reflect on how far we have come as an organisation. 796 more words

Saving 20,000 Bed Days

Amanda Phebus shares her Red Cross story

Amanda Phebus, board member and public support committee member, joined the American Red Cross because she believes in the organization’s mission.

She said she has been helping with events ever since she started her journey with the Red Cross. 171 more words

How to be brave | Psychology Today

In 1942, four unsteady piano players responded to an ad placed by Bernard Gabriel, a concert pianist, publicizing a series of meetings to be held at his Manhattan apartment. 216 more words