Monthly Archives: May 2013

Gaining Ground

When Forrest Prichard resolved to save the Shenandoah Valley farm that had been in his family for generations he went about it all the wrong way.  At first.  When Forrest’s grandfather, the farmer in the family, had passed away the … Continue reading

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25K You Say?

If you popped in to our funding site at GoFundMe.com you will  have seen that we are trying to raise $25,000!  You might be thinking “That’s a lot of money!” or “That’s not enough for a home!”  Either way you … Continue reading

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The Boxcarkids Beyond the Box – Coming Home to a Home of our Own.

The Great Recession was rough on us.  If you’ve followed our story at www.theboxcarkids.net/wordpress at all you will know that.  A series of unexpected events and some very bad timing conspired to fracture our lives in some very basic and … Continue reading

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