11 07, 2018

Foster a Love of Reading

By |2018-07-11T21:35:27+00:00July 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

My mother was a librarian, so in our family reading was an important life skill like learning to drive, swimming, and balancing your checkbook.  But reading was much more than just a basic proficiency; reading was an important means of reaching other worlds and expanding the horizon of each day. The author with her [...]

29 05, 2018

Financial Literacy: Plan Now for a Better Future

By |2018-07-03T23:36:42+00:00May 29th, 2018|News|0 Comments

“The American Dream is that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement.” ~James Adams FLC Guest Blog by Mavery Davis, CPA What is Financial Literacy? Possessing the skills and knowledge about financial matters to confidently [...]

9 05, 2018

Kinship Care: Help for Extended Family Serving as Surrogate Parents

By |2018-05-10T17:28:41+00:00May 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

On January 18, 2018, I attended a town hall forum hosted by the Children’s Home Society of West Virginia. The forum was held at Christ Church United Methodist in Charleston (1-5pm) to discuss what the community and lawmakers can do to help grandparents and other relatives who are raising children. Below are some of the [...]