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17 | Jun 2016

On Fathers and Families

POSTED BY: CYNTHIA A. PARKER | CATEGORY:BRIDGE

Father’s Day is coming up, and for me it highlights the importance of family and the ways BRIDGE supports families, such as developing affordable homes, and offering programs that promote healthy parent-child relationships.

POSTED BY: CYNTHIA A. PARKER | CATEGORY:BRIDGE

With one of the longest-seeming election seasons heading to a close, I am motivated to pause and reflect on what it means to live in a democracy. Civic engagement is a sign of a healthy community, and it thrills me to see people getting involved in ways that are individually and collectively meaningful. Civic engagement strengthens networks and builds social capital—important ingredients for stability and growth.