Hand Washing Reduces Illness

Hand Washing Reduces Illness

Washing your hands with soap and water can have a major impact on health. Washing your hands properly has been shown to reduce diarrheal disease-associated deaths, foodborne illnesses and outbreaks, respiratory infections, and absences from school and work. Taking...
#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global giving movement that has been built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in all 50 states and in countries around the world. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely...
kNOw Meth Burnett County

kNOw Meth Burnett County

November is National Methamphetamine (meth) Awareness Month.  The goal this month is to call attention to meth by educating the community about the effects it is having on families. This is done in anticipation that it will reduce the demand for this highly-addictive...
Everyone Deserves a Home

Everyone Deserves a Home

Homelessness means having no home and living in emergency shelters, transitional housing or safe havens. The big question is: why are people homeless?   One reason is because there is a lack of affordable housing and the limited scale of housing assistance programs...