As I fold laundry, it always seems that my most worn and ratty item are my socks. We wear socks nearly every day, if not daily. In my household, we go through socks like they’re going out of style. I have the luxury of buying new socks when I need them. Now, think what would happen if I didn’t have that ability.
Mary and her son entered Harmony House (a program of the YWCA of Palm Beach County and partner agency of the Town of Palm Beach United Way) after her abusive boyfriend had beaten her badly and threatened to kill her son. Mary called the police and her abuser was arrested.
This week, we look to our local firefighters. They are our everyday heroes, saving lives. Whether they are on duty or off duty, out to lunch, out with their family, or enjoying their day off, firefighters and paramedics are trained to step into action when they see someone in distress. It’s that simple, they are SELFLESS individuals with the passion to help others.