Posts Tagged ‘Seattle Mariners’

West Virginia Power pitcher Bryan Pall

West Virginia Power relief pitcher Bryan Pall, a Seattle Mariners prospect and University of Michigan alumnus, discusses his varied community work in Charleston and shares some of his favorite baseball memories. Bryan is passionate about helping dogs find homes, loves working with kids and is grateful to be able to play professional baseball after missing…

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Comparing MLB’s roofed stadiums

After seeing their sixth retractable roof stadium in Houston, Ron and Patti compare MLB’s roofed stadiums. We also got some more media coverage in Houston, including our first television coverage as we continue our mission of raising awareness of the needs of children in the foster system. We are grateful to KHOU in Houston, the…

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Del Norte County CASA director Christine Slette

Home Run On Wheels

Thanks to a serendipitous meeting, Ron met Christine Slette in Crescent City, Calif. Christine is the Del Norte County CASA executive director. Christine came out to the RV and spoke with Ron and Patti about CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). CASA is a national organization headquartered in Seattle and serves as the voice of foster…

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Former foster parents Bruce and Deb Clements

Ron and Patti spoke with Ron’s aunt and uncle in Olalla, Wash., about their experiences as foster parents over 17 years. Bruce and Deb Clements were considering adoption following the death of their own daughter and filled that void by becoming foster parents. The foster system is complicated, but navigating the hoops, hurdles and red…

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