We Reached GuideStar Gold

We Reached GuideStar Gold

Mom to Madre recently earned the Gold GuideStar Nonprofit Profile participation level! This leading symbol of nonprofit transparency and accountability is presented by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. In order to be awarded the Gold Seal of Transparency, Mom to Madre included basic contact information, financial information, and our goals, strategies, capabilities, indicators, and … Continue reading »

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

We Welcome New Mom to Madre Volunteers! Share Your Talents With Others Hello and thanks for visiting our “Volunteer Opportunities” page. We are all volunteers at Mom to Madre. No one receives a salary for all the good work we have done since October, 2009 for families in San Diego County. Mom to Madre has … Continue reading »

Roosters, Eggs, and Art

Roosters, Eggs, and Art

A Charming Book from 1950 and Folk Art By Connie Goldin, LMFT   What does a children’s book written long ago have to do with my friend Maureen’s rooster and chicken paintings? The answer is “folk art.” Both The Egg Tree and Maureen’s colorful paintings below feature roosters (and one hen named “Henrietta”) created in … Continue reading »

2015 Annual Campaign

2015 Annual Campaign

Dear Friends, This joyful holiday season Mom to Madre is counting our blessings. We are grateful to our families, friends, supporters and community members, for enabling us to serve disadvantaged families in San Diego County, working as unpaid volunteers. In October, we celebrated our sixth year of outreach, education, family literacy parties, and book donations. … Continue reading »

Back to School Book Donation

Back to School Mom to Madre Donates 250 Books to Local School   By Connie Goldin, MA, MFT The start of the school year always seems like the “real” start of the new year. Everyone is revved up to begin school again, and moms and dads are breathing a sigh of relief. Kids are occupied! … Continue reading »