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Person of the Week

Meredith Elliott

Catalyst for Business Startups, Artist, Musician, Co-Founder The Milton Schoolhouse Business Incubator

Don’t put off doing what you love. If you are not doing what you love and what you are good at, you may not be helping anybody. You may not be helping your family. You may not be helping the economics of your neighborhood. You might actually be taking up somebody else’s dream job by being in a job you don’t like. It is your responsibility to make that leap and to take the steps needed to fulfill your place in life – whether that is in building model cars or building an IT for a major corporation or whatever it is. Don’t put off starting something. Do what you love Read More

LW 47 Brave

Lesson of the Week: Week 47

Brave: I can face danger or pain

Lake Tahoe’s roads are winding, curved, and dangerous even in the summer.  One wrong move and you’ll be dead.  Being brave is like navigating this road. Read More


Meredith Elliott's Charity of the Week:

Operation Christmas Child

This week Umission honors Meredith Elliot, and is making a donation to the charity of her choice Operation Christmas Child (Samaritan’s Purse). The mission of Operation Christmas Child is to provide and distribute shoebox gifts to children around the world and establish caring relationships. Hats off to this part of Samaritan’s Purse for helping to provide spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world and meeting the needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine.