“Said what out loud?”

The theme of this Our City, Our Story : LIVE storytelling night was “Happiness” and Kevin Haas chose to talk about what he does to seek happiness.

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PRESENTING PARTNERS

Mothering Through Tragedy

It wasn’t until her child was born, that Phyllis even considered her future. A high school dropout, she went back to school and was determined to create a better life for her child. Her life revolved around being a mother, […]

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#WorkBootMinistry

One day, Darnel Royal’s co-worker handed him a pair of steel-toed work boots that he didn’t want anymore and told Darnel to make a post on his facebook to give ’em away. This pair was new, the co-worker just didn’t […]

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INVESTORS

On Reinventing Herself, Carrie Johnson

Carrie Johnson lost passion for what she felt was her direction in life. Little did she know that a change lay ahead of her. With renewed purpose, Carrie sets about to help her community by helping transform the institution that […]

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Breaking The Stigma

Vic Rivera is a staple in the B-Boy community. Recently his paths crossed with mental illness when his mother couldn’t sleep. If you wish to help those who suffer from mental illness in the Rockford Illinois area, please contact NAMI […]

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