Entries by Doreen Guma

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What do our people need?  A Sense of Community and Belonging

A few days ago I was privileged to attend a conference that focused on our veterans, the issues they faced after discharge from service, their expectations, their feelings of social isolation, and how, together, we could provide resources and opportunities to improve their quality of life. I came to a conclusion after just the first […]

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“First” vs. “Best”

There has been a lot of talk about “Firsts” lately.  What does “First” really mean? So, I got to thinking… As far as achievement, I believe “First” is a milestone.  For example, “first” steps, “first” car, “first” words. Merriam – Webster dictionary defined the adjective of “First” as: coming before all others in time, order, or […]