Posts by author: Caroline Blakely

May 5, 2022

Our country once again mourns as 13 of our neighbors were shot, wounded and killed in a racially motived act of terrorism.

January 1, 2022

With all the ups and down of 2021, I am grateful Rebuilding Together continues to be an important safety net for many of our neighbors who are living in unsafe homes or are impacted by natural disasters.

Closeup of smiling homeowner standing in front of cream colored one-story house.
November 11, 2021

Being able to stay in a family home is about more than having a safe and beloved place to live.

A group photo including Susan Hawfield and Patty R. Johnson at a Christmas party
November 11, 2021

Susan is this year's recipient of the Patty R. Johnson Community Builder award.

July 7, 2021

Next year will mark 40 years since my husband Jim and I bought our first and only home. It’s always been such an important place, an anchor to me and my kids and many friends and family members.

April 4, 2021

The police officer who murdered George Floyd was held accountable, but justice will not come until we dismantle the racism experienced b

March 3, 2021

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, neighbors have spent more time at home than ever before.

March 3, 2021

I am horrified by the murders that took place in Georgia on Tuesday.

January 1, 2021

There is no doubt that 2020 was a challenging year; however, a new year allows for new beginnings and brings the opportunity to refocus