In the midst of the holiday busyness and preparations for our own families, it’s easy to forget that millions of children in our country don’t have the luxuries our families take for granted.
My family knows first hand what a huge difference community can make when life is tough. Last Christmas, I warned my children that things would be different. Christmas would be smaller than usual. At the time, they were going through so much that my statement barely registered. Celebrating was the last thing any of us wanted to do. But then, at a Christmas party (which I thought was just a Sunday