GIVING HER ALL

Dee Lamb
A YOUNG GIRL’S DREAM

In many ways, Dee Lam is like most high school seniors in Montgomery County. She savors time after school with friends. She looks to the future eagerly and she is maybe just a little scared. But in other ways, Dee stands out from her peers because of some of the experiences she has endured: things like displacement, loss of her parents, homelessness and living in very meager circumstances. Continue reading “GIVING HER ALL” »

WELLNESS FOR SUCCESS

Wellness

YOUTH GRASP NUTRITION AND FITNESS THROUGH HANDS ON LEARNING

Apples! Salad! Pizza! Tacos! These foods were the overwhelming winners of the icebreaker game where seventeen 6th grade students shouted out their favorite meals, fruits, and vegetables. On October 6th, the new Wellness 4 Success (W4S) program was launched at Francis Scott Key (FSK) Middle School in Silver Spring. Continue reading “WELLNESS FOR SUCCESS” »