October is respect month


Mary Jo Podgurski and our Common Ground Teen Center staff receiving an award from Washington County Commissioners for our Dignity & Respect program.



Pictured: Mary Jo Podgurski, Commissioner Larry Maggi, Commissioner Bracken Burns, commissioner Diana Irey-Vaughn, Briann Moye, Emmett Patterson and Taylor Gordon.


Last Year Winning Posters for Respect Contest


Samantha Schwalb

10 years old

5th Grade

Sapphire Mason

13 years old

8th Grade

Max Riley

11 years old

6th Grade



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