by Phil Ammann on December 23, 2013 in the Saint Peters Blog
Miami-Dade County may have a reputation for beautiful beaches and lavish lifestyles, but it is also one of the Florida counties with the highest number of families living below the federal poverty line.
Eleven years ago, a group of friends and families — including State Rep. Jose Felix Diaz and his two sisters, Angie and Karina – decided to help struggling parents and kids during the holiday season.
The making of the Peace Games video HERE.
The 2012 Peace Tournament inspired hope and motivated the community. Since September 12, 2012, there have been zero reported shootings between the participants in the tournament.
Tonight is the eve of my "baby" boy starting Kindergarten.
My heart aches, my eyes water, I can't sleep, I can't breathe, I can't let go of his squishy little face, and I can't let go of him. As a parent of a child with special needs, I am overcome with worry for my son's future.