All posts tagged: character

Make it Matter

Sometimes we are in such a rush to get to our destination, we forget to nurture those parts of ourselves and others that matter most. Instead of thinking in terms of material progress and success, what if we counted those unquantifiable acts of kindness, courage, and forgiveness most? What if we decided to be people of character instead of just avatars of beauty, success, or some other empty category? Yvonne decided to give up  her successful career as an attorney to focus on raising her sons into men of character. You can find her cheering them on in the classroom and on the football field. ALL: A Lesson Learned is a candid glimpse into one person’s moment of discovery. Each month we’ll highlight a lesson or two from the conversations we’ve had. We’re excited to share these bits of wisdom from unlikely places.