All funds raised will go to help the Kalamazoo Jaycees send their leaders to trainings and conferences to help them build their professional skills to help them better influence change in the community.
Bacon. It just makes everything better, doesn't it? Throw it on a cheeseburger and instantly up your grilling game. Pop it in to some grilled cheese and enjoy a sophisticated version of a childhood favorite. Wrap it around a good cause and your fundraiser becomes a sizzling good time.
Did you know that local Foster children show up at their temporary family's houses with their belongings in garbage bags? That's if they have any belongings at all. Some arrive with no coats, no shoes, nothing of comfort that promises a happy ending to their family strife. Imagine it; you're confused, scared, and you have nothing. Want to change that? I thought you might.
Nikki Dobos is a bit obsessed with the macabre. Combine that with her talent for make up and special effects, bring in an brilliant young photographer (Jonathan Brandt), and there's bound to be some unsettling results.
Early this year I learned a horrible truth about the foster care system. Displaced children are often dropped off at their foster parents' home with their belongings in a garbage bag. Can you imagine? You're a scared child already going through hard times at home, so much so that it's in your best interest to live with strangers, and everything you own is in a trash bag...