State Child Care Assistance Resources

It is a known fact that child care cost “an arm and a leg.”  This reality is a burden for families making a decent living, imagine the impact it has on the less fortunate.  To help lift the burden for lower income families, most states offer child care cost assistance. Arizona https://des.az.gov/services/basic-needs/child-care-home Alabama http://dhr.alabama.gov/services/child_care_services/Subsidy_Overview.aspx Arkansas…

No, No Legalizamos Marijuana in Arizona

Proposition 205, which would have made marijuana legal for recreational use, was shot down by Arizonans this past November. But not by a large margin, the vote was 52% no and 48% yes.  Solve the city believes Arizonans should continue to shoot down legislation seeking to legalize marijuana in the state.  Legalizing marijuana for recreational…

Chicago – Dire Situations Call for Drastic Measures

              Solving the gang violence in Chicago that is affecting mostly the African American community is as easy as 1-2-3.  In my blog series on structured problem solving which you can read here, I go through the process one needs to take to be effective at identifying and solving complex issues.  One needs to develop…

Jim Brown – A Leader of Leaders

             People are so displeased with Donald Trump that they do not consider him their president, as it goes, “Not My President.”  Their mission, whether it’s criminal justice reform or some other social reform is bigger than themselves, bigger than politics.  Yet, they do not represent it as such. They’re not staying true to the mission. …

The Church of the Mid-21st Century

Ever since Pentecost, a short time after the ascension of Jesus, followers of Christ have been gathering together in his name to “…devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word.” (ESV Acts 6:4)  They also distributed goods to those in need. (ESV Acts 6:1)  The early church met in homes and public spaces, and later, when Christianity became…