Striving for More Charitable Community

Striving for More needs to start raising funds and we plan to have some fun at the same time. A core group is being formed to brainstorm and plan events, select event venues, identify sponsors and recruit additional volunteers for event staffing. The team will be split into groups so you don’t need to be good at everything to...

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Passion and Purpose

In June of 2009, I had the good fortune to have a meeting with Deidre Hughey of The Buzz Builder. During our meeting, Deidre told me about Albert Mehrabian's communications model. His research is summarized in the following way: 7% of the meaning of your message is communicated in the words that you use. 38% of meaning is communicated...

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New Spaces

I know it has been a long time since I have blogged and I apologize. My plan is to start blogging more regularly, even if my message is only short and sweet. (For those of you who know me, do you think that is possible?) 2009 was a great year for Striving for More. It was a year for foundation building. An amazing group of people joined our...

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