Where Did Our Holiday Traditions Come From?
The United States is a melting pot of backgrounds, ethnicities, ideas and traditions. From the foods we eat to the phrases we use, many parts of our daily lives are influenced by those who journeyed here before us. The same goes for our holiday traditions.
President George H.W. Bush Encouraged Community Engagement
This week, the nation came together to celebrate the life of George H. W. Bush. He served his country as a Navy pilot, a diplomat, vice president and president in his long and distinguished career.
Americans Give Back After Thanksgiving
The days after Thanksgiving are mostly dedicated to shopping. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday have become the most important days of the year for many retailers.
Small Businesses, Big Impact
Millions of us have shopping plans this weekend. Black Friday kicks off the holiday shopping season, followed up by Cyber Monday. The month between Thanksgiving and Christmas is crucial for many businesses because such a large chuck of their sales happen in that time.
5 Easy Ways to Honor Veterans This Veterans Day
Thanksgiving isn’t the only holiday we celebrate in November! Veterans Day is quickly approaching on Nov. 11. This year is a significant Veterans Day because it marks the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.
Tips for a Safe and Boo-tiful Halloween
Can you believe Halloween is just around the corner? Children and adults alike are watching scary movies, stocking up on candy and putting the final touches on their costumes.
Baseball Players Use Their Own Resources to Strengthen Communities
Players across major league sports, especially in baseball, are using their resources to help children, support important causes, give back to the towns they grew up in or contribute to the cities who’ve adopted them as players.
How Can You Help Others After A Hurricane?
In times of loss and disaster, our communities always step up to help those around them. All over the southeast, men and women are giving their time, money and resources to help their friends and neighbors in the path of Florence.
Here’s Why Strong Communities Matter- Prepping for Hurricane Florence
Hurricane Florence is barreling towards the East Coast and may be one of the worst storms in recent memory. Residents of South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia have been ordered to evacuate their homes, and thousands of others could experience intense flooding and wind damage over the weekend.
Brewer in Montana Shares His Story of Hard Work and Success
Bridge to Wellbeing hosted “Passion to Profit – Brewing Freedom” at Dose’s brewery to highlight the success that can be found when a passionate person puts their talents to work.