Category Archives: hope

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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From Tragedy to Triumph

Wednesday afternoon a day that was going quite well – I had sold an ad, and signed employment papers for my new part-time job at the prosecutor’s office – turned sour fast when I went up to the goat barn.  … Continue reading

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