Today, I had the honor and pleasure of attending the de Paul School’s 18th Annual Compassion Celebration, and it captured the true spirit of this holiday season. If you have been following this month’s series of posts, you may recall that to kick off the month, I spoke to the 8th grade class at The de Paul School about homelessness and the day shelter for homeless men where I work (On the First Day of December . . .). Well, this morning, for the second year in a row, I attended their assembly where all of the students in kindergarten-eighth grade revealed to the student body, faculty, staff, and their families which charitable organizations they chose to learn more about and to help in their respective missions this year.
While I learned a great deal about various agencies in our community, the most valuable lesson…
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