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5 New Year's Resolutions You Haven't Thought Of...

Happy New Year! (Almost.) I'm guessing that a lot of you have given some thought to New Year's resolutions over the past few days. You may have mixed (or straight up negative!) feelings about the tradition of making resolutions. On the one hand, we all want to believe that the coming year could be our best yet! But then again, it's hard to believe in the concept of making resolutions when we've all tried and failed so many times before. My research (ahem, Googling) tells me that five of the most common New Year's resolutions are to lose weight, spend less/save more, learn something new, spend more time with family, and travel more. I love these resolutions! Making any one of these changes could dramatically improve your life. However... today I'd like to suggest that there are 5 resolutions you haven't even thought of that are just as good (if not better?)

1. Don't just lose weight, help a child who needs it gain or maintain a healthy weight! A donation to SCH's general fund ensures that all the children are fed. Many of our kids have monthly sponsors, and part of that sponsorship pays for nutritious meals (more on that next in our list...) But many children are not currently fully sponsored. People like you who care a whole lot about the pract