Celebrating ONE YEAR of #CGPayItForward!

Celebrating ONE YEAR of #CGPayItForward!

For the last year we’ve been teaching Clara and Garrett about giving back and donating to a different cause each week. So many people in these photos have touched our lives, and gave us tears, over the past year. We look forward to continuing to give back and teach the kids about helping others.

To view all of the photos and causes that touched our lives, follow the #CGPayItForward hashtag on Instagram and Twitter. (more…)

30 weeks of heart – #CGPayItForward

30 weeks of heart – #CGPayItForward

There are some special babies that have been on our minds over the past few weeks. Our family and friends mean the world to us and it makes are hearts fight harder if they are the least bit sad.

As we continue to talk to Clara and Garrett about helping others and praying for others, it is heartwarming to think about a new cause each week with #CGPayItForward. Here are some causes that are either near and dear to our hearts or an opportunity to help others that were asking along the way. (more…)

Hello, Adworkers. It’s an honor to be here.

Laura_Gainor_Adworkers_ExecutiveDirectorHappy 2015, Adworkers! I am beyond honored to be able to call myself the Executive Director of United Adworkers, and I hope I make you proud.

It means a lot to have been asked by Heidi Sterricker to lead a club of some of the most successful and talented people I know. Just the fact that she thought I would be able to continue to build up the legacy she created over the last 7 years with Adworkers, is incredible. I absolutely love the advertising industry and United Adworkers. Out of all the jobs I’ve held in my career, this has got to top the list.

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#CGPayItForward and Give Thanks

#CGPayItForward and Give Thanks

As we begin Thanksgiving week, we have a lot to be thankful for: a healthy family, a warm house to come home to, and amazing family and friends to rely on. We also have our typical challenges as a family: trying to get our kids out the door so that we can get to work at a decent time, working hard to save money so that we can provide for the family, and experience days that feel like we were tackled to the floor by two toddlers. (more…)