Posts by Home Run On Wheels

Susan Punnett, executive director of Family & Youth Initiative in Washington, D.C.

Susan Punnett, the executive director of the Family & Youth Initiative, joined the Home Run On Wheels podcast to discuss their work with teenagers in the foster care system and the donation of tickets from the Washington Nationals for Sunday’s slugfest victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. The youth from DCFYI who attended the game on…

LSSNCA Director of Family Services Jennifer Cormeny

Jennifer Cormeny, the Lutheran Social Services National Capital Area Director of Family Services, joined the Home Run On Wheels podcast to discuss the Aug. 13 book signing at Busboys & Poets in Arlington, Va. Jennifer explained how LSSNCA helps unaccompanied refugee minors find foster families. She also said the Washington Nationals’ donation of tickets to…

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Ready for the DC book signing

Ron and Patti share all the details about next week’s Home Run On Wheels book signing at Busboys & Poets in Arlington, Va. The DC-area event is being co-hosted by Lutheran Social Services National Capital Area – one of two Washington-area foster care organizations that received a donation of tickets from the Nationals. Family &…

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‘One Lucky Fan’ author Rich O’Malley

New York native Rich O’Malley fulfilled a childhood dream by attending a home game for all 123 teams in the four major U.S. pro sports leagues. The former editor at the New York Daily News, chronicled his journey – which culminated with a 25,000-mile whirlwind over two months – in his book, “One Lucky Fan.” Rich and…

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Michelle Matthews and Bob Sherwin of Bethany Christian Services in Western Pennsylvania

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Bethany Christian Services foster care supervisor Michelle Matthews and branch director Bob Sherwin joined the Home Run On Wheels podcast. We discuss the needs of their children in the foster care system. Bethany is also very grateful for the donation of 200 tickets from the Pittsburgh Pirates for the July 22 game against the St.…