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fits how you want to pass on the value of Unity.
Unity Hero: Foundation for a Better Life
Submitted by RoseYou people are my heroes. For so long I have wanted to send you a thanksgiving blessing for your witness to true love and the truth. You show simply,but extremely powerfully, the way life should and could be.
Unity Hero: Wanda
Submitted by NatalieMy mom (and I know it sounds a bit cliche) is my hero. She is my hero because on her own, she raised three kids, that are now all young adults. She has always taught my brothers and I that we need to value everyday that we have, together and apart... Read more
Unity Hero: Betty
Submitted by Linsey A receptionist and mother of two, witnessed three children killed during the political turmoil in Northern Ireland.
Within two days of the tragic event, Williams obtained 6,000 signatures petitioning for peace.
She then led 10,000 people on ... Read more
Unity Hero: Lacey
Submitted by Lacey stood up and told her story. "It was our chance to be in the championship game the next day. If we lost, we'd be automatically eliminated from the competition. It just so happened that our regular coach, Bird, couldn't make it because she ha... Read more
Submitted by AnonymousThree years ago I was invited to join a group of individuals that were of diverse faiths. These wonderful people each have different beliefs and worship individually according to their faiths traditions. One thing that they all share is their fait... Read more
Serving the Underserved
Submitted by AnonymousMy story is about an individual who truly represents servant leadership and community betterment. As a college student, I was fortunate to be hired as an intern for an international community development organization. I was a part of small group t... Read more
A Village of One- Rise!
Submitted by AnonymousSome days, I feel like a Village of One.
There are many times in our life when we will have to choose between doing the safe and easy thing- or the harder, better thing.
That sounds simple enough in theory, but as Martin Luther King Jr. said:
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We could learn a lot from crayons; some are sharp, some are pretty, some are dull, while others bright, some have weird names, but they all have learned to live together in the same box. Unknown -
Man was born rich, or inevitably grows rich by the use of his faculties; by the union of thought with nature. Ralph Waldo Emerson Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist (1803-1882);
Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should preserve it. Anaïs Nin Author, Diarist (1903-1977);
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we would find in each person's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Poet (1807-1882);
Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable. Kenyan Proverb -
The Foundation for a Better Life began as
a simple idea to promote positive values. We believe that people are
basically good and just need a reminder. And that the values we live
by are worth more when we pass them on.