NRS’ Board on Board Series
By Dr. Jeanette Kowalik, PhD, MPH, MCHES, board member since 2017
NRS is important to me because I experienced…
June’s Organization of the Month is Trans Lifeline, a trans-led organization that provides resources to trans and gender non-conforming people.
We are grateful to all of the donors who help us keep America’s youth safe!
Board Treasurer Ken Lavelle hosted a reception last month to introduce his Texan colleagues to NRS.
NRS to offer an online training series: crisis services overview, “Let’s Talk: Runaway Prevention Curriculum” and National Runaway Prevention Month.
What keeps me coming back is the sense of having a positive impact on peoples’ lives, as well as how a shift humbles me and puts my own problems in perspective.
After 15 year old Alandra’s mother was deported to Mexico, everything changed.
This month we recognize the National Runaway Safeline Associate Board for raising over $2,000 at a Trivia Night fundraiser on May 9 at Derno’s on Diversey.
Sometimes it’s difficult to reach out for help. NRS wants youth to feel comfortable connecting to support.
“My 13 year old daughter has mental instability, we are working on getting her help, she took off on Sunday and it has been 5 days because I told her…