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Why I Went Over: Richie’s Story

11/14/2018 in Category Our Stories, Over the Edge, Why I Went Over

Our veteran staff person, Glenn Craig, hasn't just rappelled - he's had his "son" Richard (or Richie) go over the edge too!  But their story runs deeper than a one-time event.  Here, Glenn... More

Why I Went Over: It Became Personal

11/2/2018 in Category Our Stories, Over the Edge, Why I Went Over

As part of our "Why I Went Over the Edge" series, we're excited to share a story from Jill, who rappelled for our City Life program!

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I love adventure sports! Plain and simple.... More

Why I Went Over the Edge: Jacob & Roxy conquered fear and fundraising to help end youth violence!

10/16/2018 in Category Our Stories, Over the Edge, Why I Went Over

We've launched our Over the Edge 2019 event!  In honor of OTE, we'll spend the next few weeks sharing stories from folks who rappelled last year, in a series called "Why I Went Over the... More

“I Cry Every Week on the Way Home”

10/3/2018 in Category Our Stories

She’s up at 3:30 every morning, works two full-time jobs and yet carves out time every Tuesday evening to mentor some of the highest risk youth in our city. “I feel this generation is so... More

Back to School Isn’t for Everyone

9/18/2018 in Category Our Stories

August is Back-To-School time for most kids, filled with new clothes, teachers, goals, and classes. However, for youth who are incarcerated, August serves up a reminder that they have... More