ISSUE: United Way’s weeklong Day of Action OUR VIEW: Many opportunities await caring people
So you schedule a 24-hour Good Samaritan blitz. The idea is to perform feats of goodwill across the area in a finite time which can both focus the volunteers, help nonprofit organizations and unify the community.
Spring has arrived and school is over and normally it is a time when we should be thinking what a wonderful time for the younger generation to be getting serious about their future in leadership. Somehow I don’t feel as good as I normally do about the prize that is being turned over to them.
It is with some trepidation that I must take a limited issue with your editorial of June 7. I speak from some experience as I have worked the Heartland Parade 22-plus years through a variety of circumstances.