One Great Day of Service

  They did it again. Armed with spray bottles and rags and vacuums and love, a band of angels from Westminster Presbyterian Church turned a little house into a perfectly beloved home. This gentle miracle has been reenacted for so many consecutive years at Higher Ground that we’ve actually lost count. They call it “One…

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Where HIV and Addiction Meet

  Sue* has been a client with Triad Health Project (THP) for many years now. Diagnosed with HIV in 1993, Sue is a long time crack user who has no family and little social support. THP has always been a place for her to feel safe and cared for. Early this July, Sue came to…

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A Volunteer Who Makes Our Hearts “Skip”

  “Driving home from wherever you’ve spent some time helping and realizing that you had the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others, that means so much to me.” This is the way that Skip Bailey sums up his feelings about making positive change in the world through volunteering. Born Charles Roberts…

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My Lucky Star

  I was 11 when we got MTV in our small town, and I don’t have to tell anyone my age that it was a game-changer. Our icons became real, living beings. Videos were short films, many with themes, but few had a message. Hers did. She encouraged women to be powerful. She talked openly…

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Mr. Morgan – Loving and Caring for All

  Sidney Morgan’s sparkling eyes give a kind accompanying welcome to his broad gentle smile as he welcomes visitors to “The Shoppe.” The Shoppe, an alternate moniker for Morgan Support Services, is a nonprofit organization located near downtown Greensboro that provides enrichment activities and job and life skills training for adults with developmental disabilities. Founded in…

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Goals

Amos is not his real name. What’s real is his despair. And now his hope.   We don’t get well because we should. We don’t get well because we have resources. First we have to uncover a sliver of belief that our lives are worth living at all. Then we can start getting well.  …

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Journeying with HIV: Dave’s Story

After living with HIV for decades, declining health prompted Dave to return home to North Carolina to be with family. Suffering from many other non-HIV-related health issues, Dave had been forced to resign from his job because of physical limitations. He began the process of applying for disability benefits shortly before moving to North Carolina,…

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THP Launches Year-Round Dining for Friends

On April 16, Triad Health Project (THP) kicked off its signature fundraising event, Dining for Friends, with a Launch Party at Bites & Pints Gastro Pub. The evening’s festivities began with a special VIP cocktail reception for past Dining for Friends hosts and sponsors. VIPs were treated to heavy hors d’oeuvres created by Chef Kris…

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Mark Cassity Tapped to Lead THP

Mark Cassity, current Director of Triad Health Project’s Higher Ground day center, has been named the Interim Executive Director of Triad Health Project (THP) by the organization’s board of directors. Mr. Cassity officially assumed this new role on April 9.   “Triad Health Project has unanimously selected Mark Cassity to serve as our Interim Executive Director,…

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