Entries by stryffelere

Building Self-Esteem: Summer Programming for Girls

Hi, my name is Ellen and I’m the Columbiana Camp Director for the GLOW, Girls Leading Our World, program that is running throughout the 2019 summer. This is Tammy, she is the East Liverpool Camp Director for the same program. GLOW is a FREE NO BOYS ALLOWED program, it’s solely being organized and led by […]

Program Goal: Empower Our Girls!

The Way Station has received the blessing of funding to organize and facilitate a girls youth development camp to encourage girls to develop positive self-esteem and sense of identity. The program sets out to engage forty 10-14-year-old girls between the two towns of Columbiana and East Liverpool. The funding provided by the Columbiana County Department of […]

Forever In Our Hearts

There are some people who become a part of The Way Station and have a lasting impact. Bubba (Eric) Evans was one of those people. When he first came to work at The Way Station, he did not want to be here. He was working to earn cash assistance. He was miserable. He was miserable […]

God’s Healing Touch

Starting Monday, April 1st The Way Station will begin registering participants for a 4-session inspirational Christian group focused on gaining control over fear, worry, and anxiety.

Gardening Together

When you near the doors of the Columbiana Way Station you are faced with a fence to the left of you, that fence houses the Way Station garden. This year’s gardening season will mark the third year for this Way Station project and what we hope will be the most fruitful one to date. As we […]

Job Readiness and Success

In December of 2018 Columbiana County ranked 37th of 88 Ohio counties for unemployment, with 5.4 percent of residents out of work, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Navigating the process to go from unemployed to gainfully employed can be daunting and confusing for many. To help people confidently navigate these waters The Way Station […]