Author Archives: Wayside Stories

  1. Shalom Jose is a Northside Changemaker

    Changemaker, Stories

    My name is Shalom Jose. “Shalom” means ‘peace’ or ‘hello’ in Hebrew. I am a proud participant of the Northside Changemaker program where I have been working on a food security project, “Harvest @ Home.”

  2. Shealyn Varnes is a Northside Changemaker

    Changemaker, Stories

    I have always known I wanted to make some sort of change whether through community, environmental or art-based means. This program connected a community of people with that same vision, and that in itself was so appealing.

  3. Des Ong is a Northside Changemaker

    Changemaker, Stories

    Being a changemaker, it’s more than a badge, it’s a responsibility to yourself and your community. Anyone can call themselves a changemaker, but to actually do the work of becoming one- that’s what is special.