Community Spirit

Invisibility of Being Bullied

Invisibility of Being Bullied

This Blog inspired by the song “Invisible” by Dove Hagan http://dovehagan.com/

Improve Public Education One By One

Improve Public Education One By One

Growth of community partnerships strengthens public education.


The Jacksonville Public Education Fund (JPEF) has established a presence that encourages dialogue about public education and the importance of sustaining and augmentating educational resources that are needed in the 21st century classrooms of Jacksonville’s public schools.

If I Had A Father

If I Had A Father

If I Had A Father
“To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.”
Theodore Roosevelt

A new school year has started and the process of education is important once
again in this nations schools. The educational system of this country is at a cross
roads between continuing to be re-actional to the changes in society or proactive
to saving youth from lives of poverty, unemployment and the media expectations
of youth dropping out of school and becoming a part of a criminal justice system.
What can be done to change the direction potential educational failures and societal
rebellion of youth?

If I Had A Father; represents a dynamic of the involvement of fathers in children
 lives. This is not a specific cultural challenge it is a national goal to have fathers
involved in their children’s education. History and society judges fathers by the

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Teen and Young Adult Heath Summit

Teen and Young Adult Heath Summit

What is the Truth About “Becky and Teddy”

Not A Perfect Man

I would not be a good role model if I did not Man Up to my mistakes.  There comes a time when a man is wrong and must admit that he is wrong. Sometimes men try to hide behind their weaknesses, there wrongs and their selfish behaviors by blaming others, making excuses and just wishing things would go away.

Day Care Bullying Is Your Child Safe

Day Care Bullying Is Your Child Safe

When a 9 year old boy in a Vicksburg, MS Day Care literally kicked, punched, choked and bit toddlers at a Day Care it made parents understand the realities of Day Care bullying and child on child abuse and violence.