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NBA XPLOR Resident alum, Lauren Frato
XPLOR, STORIES

Where Are They Now? Lauren Frato

Lauren Frato   |   January 17, 2018

NBA XPLOR alum Lauren Frato completed two years as a Resident. Why? Find out in this next installment of our "Where Are They Now?" series.

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2015-16 NBA XPLOR Resident Elsie Almodovar-Reyes
XPLOR, STORIES

Where Are They Now? Elsie Almodovar-Reyes

Elsie Almodovar-Reyes   |   January 10, 2018

In our newest blog post series, "Where Are They Now," find out what NBA XPLOR alumni have gotten up to after completing their 10-month Residency.

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2017-18 NBA XPLOR Resident Paige Bobbitt
XPLOR, STORIES

Commitment and Change

Paige Bobbitt   |   December 13, 2017

For 10 months, NBA XPLOR Residents dedicate themselves to the possibilities of this opportunity. Read how one Resident overcame her struggles with this commitment.

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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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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Lock Up Your Neighbors? How the United States Deals with Immigration

February 15, 2018

This webinar shares information about the scandalous use of private prisons to incarcerate and detain individuals and families who are simply seeking better lives for themselves in the United States. Join us to learn how you and your congregation can get involved supporting those presently being detained, along with their families and loved ones.

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Bonnie Osei-Frimpong

Director of NBA XPLOR
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PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, HOUSING, ADVOCACY

Woodhaven provides services for adults with developmental disabilities that empower them to be active and independent members of the city they love and live with dignity in their own community-based homes and apartments.