Every child deserves a pair of shoes

Amazing things happen when good people join forces. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity is a wonderful group of men who do great work in the community. One of their projects is mentoring boys at John Early Middle School. My friend, Preston Bailey, is one of those mentors and, through CRC, he also brings new school supplies…

Catherine’s underwear

I know I’ll get a lot of porn hits because of that headline. Let’s just see how disappointed they are when they realize it’s not my actual underwear. Every year, the Chicks hold a School Supply Giveaway for 600 extreme at-risk children. We provide new backpacks, school supplies, clothing and two items that children often…

Poverty in Davidson County

Nashville is the “it” city right now, the hip cool place to be. Even the New York Times says so. But not very far away from the Bridgestone Arena, cool clubs and trendy restaurants, there’s another Nashville. Some statistics: The median household income for Davidson County dropped from $50,164 in 2007 to $43,556 in 2011….

Not allowed

Oh, joy. So I arrive at CRC World Headquarters this morning to find this. An old, giant, heavy TV plopped down by our front door. Gee, thanks! NOT. So, without sounding too acerbic, here are the rules for donating items to the Community Resource Center: Ask first. We have telephones and we have e-mail. Please…

Not allowed

Oh, joy. So I arrive at CRC World Headquarters this morning to find this. An old, giant, heavy TV plopped down by our front door. Gee, thanks! NOT. So, without sounding too acerbic, here are the rules for donating items to the Community Resource Center: Ask first. We have telephones and we have e-mail. Please…

A serious question

Yes, the Chicks are at CRC World Headquarters busy giving things away to nonprofit agencies in need. But I have a serious non-philanthropic question. My tomato plants suck this year and I don’t know why. I have noticed, both here at World Headquarters and at home, that strange fungal formations are cropping up in the…

A serious question

Yes, the Chicks are at CRC World Headquarters busy giving things away to nonprofit agencies in need. But I have a serious non-philanthropic question. My tomato plants suck this year and I don’t know why. I have noticed, both here at World Headquarters and at home, that strange fungal formations are cropping up in the…