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What Will Happen To My Baby When I Die?

Danielle Gletow | Posted 09.24.2016 | Women
Danielle Gletow

This fear may seem overly dramatic. I am 38 years old. I'm not overweight. I'm not a smoker. I don't drink excessively or eat poorly. I run three to four times a week. Looking at me, you'd assume I'm quite healthy. And you'd be correct. Sort of.

An Open Letter to My Foster Son, 10 Years Later

Danielle Gletow | Posted 05.12.2016 | Parents
Danielle Gletow

Dear Antonio, My name is Danielle. You probably don't remember me, but you used to call me "Mom" sometimes. You made me a mom, even if for a short time. I will always treasure that, and I will always treasure you.

This IS Our Problem: Fixing Foster Care in America, My Part (And Yours)

Danielle Gletow | Posted 01.26.2017 | Impact
Danielle Gletow

Let's just all come together and loudly and proudly make a commitment that we will be one part of the very big village we know it takes to raise a healthy, happy child.

Joy to the World

Danielle Gletow | Posted 11.28.2016 | Impact
Danielle Gletow

This holiday season as you shop online and navigate your way through crowded stores, consider adding just one child to your list; just one child whose moment of happiness is just a click away.

This Isn't Just a Skateboard

Danielle Gletow | Posted 05.01.2016 | Impact
Danielle Gletow

When I started One Simple Wish in 2008 a few people told me they probably wouldn't ever grant a wish because they didn't think giving kids "stuff" was really going to make much of a difference in their lives.

I Don't Want to Fail You: An Open Letter to Foster Children

Danielle Gletow | Posted 06.02.2015 | Impact
Danielle Gletow

I want you to know that you matter. I want you to see past the simplicity and perhaps the overuse of that statement to the heart of what it means. You matter. Your ideas, your talents, your dreams, your wishes...they all matter.

This Is Marcus

Danielle Gletow | Posted 03.18.2015 | Impact
Danielle Gletow

I am hoping this blog is shared with everyone who has a child... actually I am hoping this is shared with everyone who has a heart. Maybe you aren't Marcus's future family. But maybe someone who reads the post you share is.

Offshore Wind in Europe: Lessons for the U.S.

Lewis Milford | Posted 11.30.2013 | Green
Lewis Milford

There are a lot of great things Europe has that the U.S. doesn't -- comfortable taxis, good table wine, Idris Elba -- and then there's offshore wind, lots and lots of offshore wind.