What Gives YOU Hope? Seeking Submissions

Won’t you join us? Riverview Resilient is currently accepting student- and community-made videos, photos, and writings that incorporate the question, “what gives you hope?” Called Hope Video Project, it is intended to be a timeless resource for people to enjoy for the purposes of uplifting a diverse range of voices and forms of expression, inspiring…

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What’s Good About Adversity?

    ” Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” Kurt Vonnegut   You may have heard the saying, “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” For such a pithy sentiment, it really hits home for me right now. I sit here writing this…

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Finding Resilience in Nature

I love spring time.  The first warm rays of sunshine, the budding of new life, the fresh rain that is like no other rain during the rest of the year.  I am a lover of nature and wanderer of the wild.  This is where I go to find myself, to reset and recharge, to restore…

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Coping with COVID-19: Local Resources for Families

Flood? We can handle it. Drought? Been there, done that. Snow? Sure, everybody loves a snow day!  Global pandemic?  Wait. What? The COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in our lifetimes, presenting a cascade of issues that seems to morph several times a day. It is easy to get inundated with information, yet difficult to find practical…

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