STEPping Toward a New Career

STEPping Toward a New Career

So far, settling into his new routine as an intern at Boone Hospital Center has been going smoothly for Brandon, a Rock Bridge High School senior. He’s responsible for sanitizing and organizing medical equipment and works approximately 20 hours per week getting valuable on-the-job training while earning high school credit toward graduation. Brandon is one […]

Achieving His Goals

“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” – Henry David Thoreau. LeRaun is a man on a mission. After training this past year on the Boone County Family Resources Janitorial Crew as well as participating in the Life & Work Connections Transition Network […]

The Butterworth Bunch

“We always knew we wanted to have a big family,” says Julie Butterworth. “We wanted to be like the Brady Bunch – three girls, three boys.” Julie and Michael Butterworth came close to experiencing the famous T.V. family life by having five children, but when their youngest daughter, Savannah, was born, Julie said that she […]

Amazing Amelia

Like any mother, Christy’s face lights up when she talks about her daughter, Amelia. Christy and husband, Jeff, adopted Amelia when she was just six days old and say they can’t imagine what their lives were like before she arrived. “We got to see her be born. What an amazing experience,” said Christy. They knew […]