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Spotlight With David Daggett: YMCA of NWNC

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This past December I emceed the Mistletoe Run, the largest running race in our area. This fantastic race, which I have been involved in for over 30 years, is a fundraiser for the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina. This event helps to fight childhood obesity.  All proceeds from this race support YMCA programs that are…

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YMCA: Lending a Helping Hand to Youth in the Triad

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On Saturday, December 18th, attorneys David Daggett and Griff Shuler of Daggett Shuler Law appeared on  Triad Today to talk about the many fantastic programs that the local YMCA offers to support youth in the Triad. Richard Daniels, Executive Director of the William G. White, Jr. Family YMCA was their guest. Watch the segment: The…

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Spotlight With David Daggett: How to Help Fight Hunger

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Year after year, I am amazed that one in five adults right here in Northwest North Carolina experiences hunger. One in five children are hungry in our community. Seniors on fixed incomes are often forced to choose between buying enough food and covering their medical expenses. And though these statistics are stark, they only show…

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Hunger in the Triad and How You Can Help

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On Saturday, November 20th, attorneys David Daggett and Griff Shuler of Daggett Shuler Law appeared on a special episode of Triad Today to discuss food insecurity in the Triad, and how people can help combat this very serious issue. Eric Aft, CEO of Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina, was their guest. Watch the…

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The Dangers of Drowsy Driving (And What to Look Out For)

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Following the end of daylight savings time every fall, we see a significant uptick of accidents involving drowsy drivers. To help mitigate this, The National Sleep Foundation observes Drowsy Driving Prevention Week November 7th through the 14th this year, in order to bring attention to and encourage safety precautions in our community to prevent falling…

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Spotlight With David Daggett: The We Care Run

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It is hard to believe, but the Triad has some of the highest levels of food insecurity in the country. I suppose we all hear the news, but there is a group here in town that does a lot more than hear – they do something about it!  This is the fifth year of the…

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Helping the Hungry on Triad Today

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On Saturday, October 16th, attorneys David Daggett and Griff Shuler of Daggett Shuler Law appeared on Triad Today with Reverend Jayson Sloan, Pastor at St. Peter’s World Outreach Center (SPWOC). They discussed the upcoming We Care Run to End Hunger, taking place on November 20th at the Salem Creek Greenway. Watch the segment: The We…

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What To Know About SSDI For Mental Health Awareness Week

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At some point in time, you or a loved one have probably experienced a mental health struggle of some kind. Stress, grief, and trauma are all external factors that can challenge nearly anyone’s mental and emotional state. Hopefully, you have bounced back from the adversity and felt okay once it has passed over. For others,…

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Safe Sober 2021: 31 Years of Making a Difference

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Dear Parents, Teachers, Community Leaders, and Colleagues, Wow – even during these crazy times Safe Sober continues to have a positive influence on our students – 31 years and still going strong!   We’d like to extend our deepest thanks for your encouragement and continued support for Safe Sober. Our program relies on support from our…

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Smiles and Support: The DSAGWS Buddy Walk

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On Saturday, September 18th, attorneys David Daggett and Griff Shuler of Daggett Shuler Law appeared on Triad Today with Dr. McNeil Cronin to talk about the upcoming Buddy Walk. Dr. Cronin is the President of the Down Syndrome Association of Winston-Salem (DSAGWS), and the walk is one of their major annual events. Watch the segment: The…

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