We received word that many #HBG students are in need of basic school supplies and I’m calling on friends and neighbors to help during #MLK Week 2021.
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day—to all of us who want to see love overcome hate, and kindness replace the violence on Harrisburg’s streets—let’s agree to dare to love our neighbors and treat others—no matter the differences—with dignity and respect.
In their national bestseller, Our Towns—a book highlighting the successes of small communities across America—the authors identify traits shared by twenty-nine resurrected American towns. James and Deborah Fallows stated that each resurgent community individually was knit together by a common story. As I read the book, the parallels with Harrisburg were remarkable.