Champion Chronicle

In Champion Chronicles, we dive deep into issues, policies, and struggles families are facing in our community and what we can do change it. Learn more about how Anthem Strong Families is committed to improving our community through meaningful information and facts from health and safety to important cultural and policy nuggets to back to school tidbits.

By Lisa RossFamily

What does a Mother really want for Mother’s Day?

What does a Mother really want for Mother’s Day? So much fuss goes into this special day of recognition. In retail, planning begins months in advance. Flower shops are super busy....

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What is the difference between a champion and a hero?

What’s the difference between a CHAMPION and a hero? In a cultural era of hero worship, it begs the question. At Anthem Strong Families (ASF) we have discovered that CHAMPIONS...

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By Lisa RossWellbeing

Checking In: Women’s History Month

From the beginning of time women have made game-changing contributions to culture and society. In the U.S. we have celebrated Women’s History Month during March since the first presidential proclamation...

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By Neal PrevostRelationships

The Way We Divorce is Tragic

The divorce rate in the USA is roughly 50 percent which means almost half of all marriages end in divorce.  In some disadvantaged communities, the divorce rate is closer to...

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By Cosette BowlesFrom Cosette

2020 Accomplishments: A Year In Review

2020 was a remarkable year for Anthem Strong Families (ASF) despite the cascading effects of a global pandemic and racial justice issues that rocked the country. We continued to significantly impact...

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Holiday Self Care
By Lisa RossWellness

HOLIDAY SELF CARE – One Step At a Time

This is one year where self care is essential and perhaps especially important during the holidays. Staying active is critical to mental and physical health and walking is one of...

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By Lisa RossWellness

Keeping Your Family Healthy This Winter

When the coronavirus began taking a front seat in our lives in March 2020, who really believed we would still be wearing masks and social distancing nine months later?  Everything...

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By Lisa RossWellbeing

The Census and Your Right to Vote

The Census is extremely important. The census has counted every household since 1790. It provides critical data that lawmakers, business owners, teachers, and many others use to provide daily services, products, and...

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By Lisa RossWellness

Keeping Yourself and Others Well During a Pandemic

Yes, it’s difficult to believe we are still here – right in the middle of a global pandemic.  Leaders around the country are making decisions about whether school districts around...

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