Alex Haley – Center for Well Being

Alex Haley, Assistant Professor, Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing. THE UNIVERSITY of Minnesota’s Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing enriches health and wellbeing by providing exemplary interprofessional education, conducting rigorous research, delivering innovative engagement programs, and advancing innovative models of care. It is our vision to advance the health and wellbeing…

Monique Hammond – Hearing Loss

Monique Hammond, Registered Pharmacist, Public Speaker, Hearing Loss Consultant and Author. A loud noise exposure contributed to my hearing loss, which eventually cost me my job. I speak from personal experience. People are introduced to how we hear and where, how and why loud sound damages hearing – both on and off the job. In…

The Road to Ai-Maulin

The remote village of Ai-Maulin (pop. 100+},in the high country, on the island of Timor-Leste, only had a walking path to the market. For decades, this 2 mile walking path became unusable during the rainy season and always limited economic pursuits, medical help and educational opportunities. The leaders in the village of Ai-Maulin had lamented…

Jean Strait – FACE

Jean Strait, Foundation for the Advancement of Culture and Education (FACE), presented to our club. FACE is a Non-profit dedicated to providing educational learning experiences for schools, community and family systems so they are more inclusive and students can be more successful. FACE opens pathways for partnerships, combining resources and ideas that address educational issues…

New Member – Isaac Mensah

Please help us welcome one of our newest members, Isaac Mensah. Isaac founded Dependable Home Healthcare, Inc. with his wife Sarah. Dependable Home Healthcare serves the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities. Their decision and motivation for the disability services business was driven in large part by the needs of their own autisic son, Kevin,…

Northern Lights Show Choir

On Friday, December 13th, we had our club meeting at North High School joined by the Norther Lights Show Choir, led by Kim Alswager. They put on their 2019 show with many costume changes, songs, and solo’s. It was a wonderful show. This school year, the choir will be in a competition. Find their schedule…