11/15/15: Lipograms and Laughter

Hello, it’s Diana! Another month has flown by! It seems like just the other day I was typing up the blog post for October and here I am, writing one for November. November has been a great month! Two weekends ago, we had our fourth tutoring event. It was perfect! We moved into the big dining hall for our events which was such a good move! We have ample space for the kids ...
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10/14/15: Hungry to Help Others

Hi, Diana here! WOW! I can’t think of another word to express exactly how I am feeling. Just this past Saturday, we had our third Tutoring Talent event. Boy was it a success!! Students kept coming in while we were setting up to ask when theycould come in! I was just as excited as they were. We nearly DOUBLED in the amount of students that attended, and we had 27 volunteers...
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09/19/15: Gleefully Growing

Hi there! Diana here. Boy has the past month been hectic! Getting back to school, and work, and everything else I do, on top of Charisma’s Crayons has been quite a challenge. Sometimes I get discouraged, stressed, OVERWHELMED with everything I’m doing, but then I take a step back and realize that it is all worth it. I am so excited that we’ve been getting so many people expre...
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08/08/15: Beginning to Build Friendships

Hi! I’m Diana, co-CEO of Charisma’s Crayons. Last weekend, we visited the coalition for our first event… We had some wonderful experiences, started making great friendships, and learned A LOT. As parents dropped off their kids, Naadiya talked to the parents about our Attention for Eternity program. While Naadiya was doing this, she had the chance to hear about one of the paren...
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