Beautiful tribute to all who make a difference in kid’s lives & education.

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Tribute to  the Surrogate Fathers

What do I mean by that? Well, this is a tribute to all the men, neighbors, uncles, scoutmasters and others who offer companionship and guidance to the kids in their sphere of influence. You just never know, what lasting impact you are having on the kids next door, at the time.

When the guy next door, takes the single mom’s kids fishing, or canoeing, he winds up teaching life skills that surpass the immediate fun of the moment. It  may seem like baiting hooks, or steering a canoe for the first time or simply the proper way to pass a knife handle first, but more importantly, the value of treating another well is taught. Getting behind the scenes tours of an incomplete Veterans stadium, or standing on the pitcher’s mound, all create lasting memories.

When an uncle (and your aunt) invite you over for dinner and tell…

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