From the Director’s Desk & Founder’s Corner

Would you consider giving up some of your discretionary income to help our girls at The Covering House? I am asking you to give $13.00 a month for 13 months which is only $.43 a day. What might you give up? 3 fancy coffee drinks a month Eating out at a fast food restaurant 2 …

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Me: Lindsey, what size shoe do you wear? Lindsey: Well, it depends on how cute the shoe is? Her quick wit won me over immediately. This is a typical conversation for us around the office probably because 99% of us are women. Meet Lindsey Ellis our Director of Operations at The Covering House. Two years …

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As you are probably aware, our Long Term Therapeutic Home is open. Endless hours of preparation of the home and programming; countless meetings with community partners, law enforcement, medical professionals and case managers were done all for this one moment. The moment that we could welcome girls into the home. Our exhaustion from the past …

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Jane: Miss Dedee when do I get to meet you? Can you come tonight? Me: Yes, I’m on my way. I’m bringing Oreos for you. (Her favorite cookie) Do you like regular or double stuffed? Jane: DOUBLE STUFFED! Me: Me too! What’s the point of eating Oreos if they aren’t double stuffed, right? As I …

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Thank God for the Fleas March is Women’s History Month and we are introducing our girls to women who have overcome unbearable circumstances, found joy in the midst of difficult times, and those who have blazed the trail for success for the rest of us. Today we remember Corrie Ten Boom and her sister Betsie. …

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