Good Circulation

Jean Kilheffer Hess If you imagine an organization as a person, the head, heart, hands, and feet are staff and volunteers.  They think creatively, strategize, and get things done. The money needed to accomplish the organization’s mission is its life blood. Without...

A Family Trait

Jean Kilheffer Hess As a kid Lynette (Leaman) Brenneman sometimes joined her grandmother, Ethel (Herr) Landis, during her weekly volunteer stint at the 1719 Herr House. Ethel loved meeting new people and answering visitors’ questions about early Mennonite newcomers to...

On A Mission

Jean Kilheffer Hess Several years ago a friend and I started a book club focused on professional development. When my turn came to pick the book, I chose the Steven Covey classic 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. You’ve likely encountered phrases this book...