2013- NYS Navigator
January 8, 2014
It's hard to believe a new year is already upon us! We have had a busy 2013 at the NYS Navigator, and look forward to continuing to serve you in 2014.
This past year saw many new beginnings – we obtained a federal grant from the Children's Bureau in late 2012, and began work in three target counties in early 2013 (Broome, Tioga and Orange Counties). To date, we have served over 500 caregivers from these counties, and look forward to working with the kinship agencies and social service departments, as well as other local agencies, to continue serving caregivers in those counties.
Willie Nelson - Raised by his Grandparents
By Jim Trowbridge
Just about the entire world knows Willie Nelson as the long-haired, redheaded, country-crossover singer, writer, performer whose credits include such unforgettable songs as Crazy, On the Road Again, Blue Eyes Cryin' in the Rain, and so many others. Eleven Grammys (that's one more than Bob Dylan). Nine Country Music Awards – including a Lifetime Achievement Award that's even named after him. Seven American Music Awards.
This is not to even mention the list of movies and television shows Willie's been in, or the many honorifics garnered for his humanitarian contributions. From Farm Aid to the Animal Welfare Institute, and the LGBT movement, Willie Nelson has been a champion for the underdog. Continue Reading