Letting Go

From January 25, 2020 Ecarlatte has vacated the apartment. I truly hope that Ecarlatte can let go of all her anger and resentment. Her mental illness prevents her from the kind of self-reflection she needs for a healing. All we can do is pray that her new environment, with its beauty and crisp, clean air, will be a soothing balm…

A New Chapter

From January 24, 2020 With Ecarlatte’s move to her new apartment which hopefully be completed today, we begin a new chapter in the life of the Santa Chiara Children’s Center. In May we will celebrate five years of caring for dozens upon dozens of kids. As we look to the future, we can’t fall into the trap of only seeing…

Dramatic Actions

From January 22, 2020 I don’t like writing about our precarious financial situation. I will offer you, in the spirit of transparency, the bottom-line situation and the relief that is on its way. But of greater importance is the steps we are taking to reduce expenses and ensure that we pass with the flying colors the next government inspection.