Thank You, Outgoing Board Members!
We were very sad to say goodbye to two of our outgoing board members, Julie Geiler and Sara Rorer, who have retired at the end of their terms. As a thank you, our kids drew pictures for them: Julie Geiler has been a part of the GLAD House board of directors for 3 years. She served on the Executive Committee as secretary, and as chair of the Program Committee. She has led many discussions on the committee of choosing the right curriculum, outcome tools, and direction for the G
You're Invited: 20th Anniversary Gala!
You are cordially invited to the Glad House 20th Anniversary Gala A Night of Heroes Please join us for an evening to support the children of GLAD House. To celebrate 20 years of success, the Gala will feature a cocktail hour, open bar, sit-down dinner, presentations, the “Art from the Heart” silent auction, and a special appeal to help the littlest heroes of them all. Event Details: Date: September 15, 2018 Time: 6:00 – 9:00 PM Location: 330 Lafayette Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio 45
At GLAD House we have incorporated mindfulness activities into our daily schedule. Mindfulness is simply... noticing what is happening right now. Mindfulness is taking notice of how your body feels and what you see, hear, smell, and taste. The kids love the various mindfulness activities they try at GLAD House: we do mindful coloring, mindful crafts, mindful breathing, mindful walks, mindful eating, etc. For the art show we decided to make Mindful Mandalas. Mandalas are a cir
We asked the kids, “Do Superheroes have flaws?” Of course they do! A hero with no flaws is boring! We like Superheroes who change and grow through the course of a story. Heroes who must confront some flaw of their own as they also handle the external stuff! Just like a PERFECT superhero would be boring, a PERFECT person would be boring too. We all have things that we are good at and we all have flaws and things that we are trying to work on, too! We asked the kids to name s