Surviving Cancer

Volunteer Spotlight: Hallie Wells Middle School

Volunteer Spotlight: Hallie Wells Middle School

It is hard to believe that we now have nine Kits to Heart clubs in schools throughout Maryland!! I am so excited to share this interview with our newest club, led by the amazing Akanksha Rangarajan.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Poolesville High School

To kick off 2022, please check out this interview with Kits to Heart club leader Sara Stanley, of Poolesville High School in Poolesville, MD! What is the most rewarding part of being a leader for your Kits to Heart chapter?Sara Stanley: As a Kits to Heart chapter leader, it’s been amazing to see how something as simple as a club chapter can bring students together to support a good cause and give back to the community.KTH: What makes Kits to Heart stand out among the other groups at your school?SS: Kits to Heart stands out among the other groups at Poolesville High School because our purpose is...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Richard Montgomery High School

Volunteer Spotlight: Richard Montgomery High School

For the final month of 2021, we are excited to feature Kits to Heart club leader Joelle Lee, of Richard Montgomery High School in Rockville, MD!

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Volunteer Spotlight: Northwest High School

Volunteer Spotlight: Northwest High School

For the month of November, we are proud to feature our club leaders Gurnoor Gill and Grace Patterson of Northwest High School in Germantown, MD!

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Creating Meaning

Creating Meaning

"The struggle of whether to try to completely assimilate or to be alienated and really run with what makes you different—that tension is the genesis of any sort of meaningful creation." —Kate McKinnon, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner: Season 1 Growing up as the daughter of immigrants, who worked nonstop running their own business, I had no intentions to start my own. Every day, I witnessed the lack of work-life balance permeating our family's lives, all as part of the struggle to provide for me and my sister. In fact, to this day, every night except on Saturdays, their phones would ring, as they...

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