Archive for August, 2009

Marilee, She Rolls Along

August 19, 200912 CommentsPosted in blindness, book tour, Flo, Uncategorized, visiting schools

Vice President Joe Biden and Education Secretary Arne Duncan visited Jackson Middle School in Orlando this morning. Know why? Because Jackson is an outstanding school. And know why it’s an outstanding school? Because my sister Marilee works there. If you read this blog, you probably recognize Marilee’s name. She practically raised me, taking care of […]

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Thanks to Eunice

August 14, 20092 CommentsPosted in Beth Finke, Uncategorized

Eunice Kennedy Shriver was buried today. An advocate for people with physical and developmental disabilities, Shriver was a co-founder of the Special Olympics, an organization that means a lot to people at Easter Seals. I guess I don’t talk very much about my part-time job at Easter Seals Headquarters, huh? I’m the Interactive Community Coordinator […]

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The Rest of the Stories

August 7, 20094 CommentsPosted in Beth Finke, blindness, Uncategorized

This seemed like a good week to tie up loose ends from previous blog posts… My post about driving a 2010 Ford Mustang got more hits than any other post I’ve published here. Now Roger Keeney, the blind man who won the ‘10 Unleashed contest in the first place, is getting some mainstream press, too. […]

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