July 25, 2016


Welcome back to the second leg of our road to Pinwheel Place.  If you have ever driven on the highways and byways of New Jersey, you may have experienced what is affectionately called a “traffic circle”.  It happens when the road you are on intersects with another major roadway.  But instead of a normal traffic light, you are sent around a circle in the road … hoping the traffic that is supposed to let you merge does and that you are in the correct lane when you want to exit.  Otherwise, you may find yourself back at the beginning!  As Quady and I decided during the summer of 2015 that this was the time to fulfill our dream, we headed back to the beginning by traveling to Houston to visit where it began for me … Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos.

Today’s Casa is not the Casa of 25 years ago.  Their annual operat...

July 12, 2016

   Join us on the road to Pinwheel Place! This road begins with my lifetime dream of opening a non-profit home for young children who are at risk for abuse and/or neglect. I am happy to announce that my dream is fast becoming a reality. For soon,  with your help, Pinwheel Place will open it's doors for at -risk children somewhere in Monmouth County.

   The first leg of my journey started in the summer of 1989 when after studying, Community and Family Services at the University of Delaware, I volunteered for a one year commitment to work as a child care worker for Casa de Esperanza de Los Ninos in Houston, Texas. It was here that I met a team of loving individuals who were dedicating their lives to providing abused children of Houston a nurturing home environment until they could be returned to their family or put up for adoption. The work was hard but wonderfully rewarding as you saw the love the caregivers provided show up on the faces of the young children in our c...

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PO Box 257

Red Bank, NJ 07701

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A home for children at risk of abuse or neglect

A 501(c) 3 non-profit organization

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