January Director’s Report

What Next? Welcome to a new year! Welcome to a new decade!  The future is teeming with possibility and we are building the interstate to get us all there. Thanks to you, we solidified a new curriculum model, hired a new team member, and welcomed 95 new members during 2019. All of this effort was in response to what you more »

December Director’s Report

Holidays are for Humans Before you begin, this tale has a happy ending… As I write these words, I am receiving yet another alert on my phone about a school shooting. I am ordering flowers for a dear friend whose celebration is laced with grief. I am convincing people of the worth of women. I am counseling my daughter through more »

November Director’s Report

A letter from the Director, Kim Shumpert Just last month we were asking ourselves if fall was really on its way or not. Wow! What a difference a month makes. Between community events, kids’ sports, football and Halloween, we are looking at October in the rear view mirror.  October was a big month for us here at CWLI. Our team more »

August Director’s Report

From Kim Shumpert, Executive Director August 1, 2019 — It has been a busy summer around CWLI. We were excited to add Sharayah Caouette to our team as our new Director of Operations and Programs. We completed our strategic vision for the next five years and are excited to begin sharing elements of that design with you as they materialize. more »

Meet Sharayah Caouette

Name: Sharayah Caouette Occupation: Director of Programs and Operations College/University Attended: Southern Adventist University Q: What is your favorite aspect of being a leader?  Sharayah: The most rewarding aspect for me would be getting the opportunity to make an impact on our future leaders and be the one to help move the needle. I’ve always enjoyed growing in my own more »