Acts of Kindness – Volunteers

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Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long The Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) has always been and will always be A Volunteer-Powered Organization. It is only because of 333+ volunteers that NSC can provide services to thousands of people in our community. It is only because of volunteers that…

Acts of Kindness – NSC’s TJ Cain

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Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year LongExemplifying the Mission – NSC’s TJ Cain “TJ (Terry Jean) Cain is the embodiment of Northland Shepherd’s Center’s (NSC’s) mission and purpose. Her vast experience and relatability have significant impact on our audience, organization, and community,” says Rayetta Hutchison, NSC Transportation Coordinator….

Acts of Kindness – Becky Franklin

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An act of kindness, big and small, everyday, all year longNorthland Shepherd’s Center is Helping Seniors Thrive Did you know March is Women’s History Month? It’s a time to commemorate and encourage the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history. While there are many women within the Northland Shepherd’s…

Acts of Kindness – Kindness Rocks

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Gods Greatest Gifts – An act of kindness big and small everyday all year longNorthland Shepherd’s Center is Helping Seniors Thrive There was a participant in one of the support groups at Northland Shepherd’s Center who was suffering from a recent illness and had a lack of support from her family. She decided she was…

Acts of Kindness – Dennis

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An “Angel Named Dennis Acts of Kindness, Big and Small, Every Day, All Year Long Dennis became acquainted with the Northland Shepherd’s Center (NSC) in 2016 when he helped NSC’s clients with their Medicare/Medicaid Missouri Claim. Dennis liked what he learned about NSC and later started volunteering in transportation, handyman services, and Medicare Open Enrollment….

Christmas Blessings – Northland Stitchers

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Sewing, Knitting/Crocheting, & Quilting to Help OthersBig and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long For 17 years, since 2002, a group known as the NORTHLAND STITCHERS has made needed items for individuals and agencies throughout our community. They sew, knit/crochet, and/or quilt the needed items, making most items with donated materials. There is…

Christmas Blessings -The Four Cardinal Virtues

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Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long The holiday season is a time when we find ourselves gathering around the table to enjoy a meal with friends and family however, for some that can be a struggle. It warms our hearts to know that because of groups like the Kansas City Northland…

Christmas Blessings – MOW – Carol

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Acts of Kindness in the NSC Community Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long Carol has been a driver in NSC’s Meals on Wheels (MOW) program for over 20 years! For Carol, driving for MOW is a family tradition carried on from generation to generation. It all started in 1972 when her…

Christmas Blessings – Story of Mary

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They Could Not Let Her Leave Emptyhanded Acts of Kindness ~ Big and Small ~ Every Day ~ All Year Long If it wasn’t bad enough that Northland Shepherd’s Center was overlooked on half of their monthly food delivery, it was worse that Thanksgiving week this oversight took place. Participants wait in line in their…

Zoom Etiquette

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As we all start to enjoy attending Zoom meetings from the comfort of our own home, dining table, living room, home office, or outside deck, we can appreciate that there should be rules and etiquette to follow, within the Zoom meeting. Most of us have attended a meeting where some attendee was chewing their food…