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St. Louis Residents Ashlyn, Nathan, and Paige at a Cardinals game
XPLOR, STORIES

On Communal Living

Nathan Berry   |   November 27, 2017

Simple Living in Community — it's one of the cornerstones of NBA XPLOR, and it's one aspect of her Residency that Nathan has found most fulfilling.

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2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Angelica Santiago Gonzalez
XPLOR, STORIES

My Time in the Sonoran Desert

Angelica Santiago Gonzalez   |   November 21, 2017

In her first blog post for NBA XPLOR, 2017-18 Resident Angelica Santiago Gonzalez shares a reflection on what it's like to live, work, and serve in Tucson-Marana, AZ.

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2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Nadine Compton preaching
STORIES, XPLOR

Do You See Them?

Nadine Compton   |   November 21, 2017

In this sermon delivered at her host congregation, 2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Nadine Compton responds to the recent wave of sexual abuse allegations in the news and preaches that we, as Disciples, are compelled by our faith to address them.

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Street Level Health's Dia de los Muertos altar
XPLOR, STORIES

Keeping The "Real World" At Bay

Sandy Barnard   |   November 01, 2017

The "real world" most often negatively affects those from oppressed communities. But many non-profits, including those that our XPLOR Residents intern at, help these communities by working with them side by side.

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Melissa Peralez, 2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident in Hiram-Mantua, OH
XPLOR, STORIES

A Great Way of Growing Up

Melissa Peralez   |   October 31, 2017

Get to know 2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Melissa Peralez, as she shares what it was like for her to move far away from home and start her Residency.

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Larry J. Morris III

Incubate Program Associate
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COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE

Live in Hope Foundation is dedicated to reducing the incidence of advanced stage breast cancer, and the rate of breast cancer deaths, among Haitian women.