Author Biographies :: Valisha Reber

Valisha Reber is a wife, mother, and assistant with the Communities First Association who aspires to be a great neighbor.

 

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The Neighbor Challenge Segue

Posted on September 7, 2012 in Stories

The Neighbor Challenge never ends. There’s a transition that happens once we know our neighbors' names, learn more about the things they care about and change our habits so that we are a visible presence on our street. The ongoing work is to continue, and to encourage others to begin.… read more »

The Neighbor Challenge # 5

Posted on August 28, 2012 in Stories

Where have all the neighbors gone? Have we forgotten how to be neighborly, or simply decided there’s just no time? Valisha Reber asked herself these questions as her family settled into a new neighborhood and she challenged herself to figure out what “neighbor” really means.… read more »

The Neighbor Challenge # 4

Posted on August 20, 2012 in Stories

“If you care or long for a real neighborhood, or wonder at your own isolation, be inspired by Valisha,” Peter said when he read the first three installments of Valisha’s narrative. “Hers is every person’s story.”… read more »

The Neighbor Challenge # 3

Posted on August 6, 2012 in Stories

Week three of Valisha Reber's challenge to find out what “neighbor” really means.… read more »

The Neighbor Challenge # 2

Posted on July 23, 2012 in Stories

Week two of Valisha Reber's challenge to find out what “neighbor” really means.… read more »

The Neighbor Challenge

Posted on July 17, 2012 in Stories

Where have all the neighbors gone? Have we forgotten how to be neighborly, or simply decided there’s just no time? Valisha Reber is asking herself a lot of these questions as her family settles into a new neighborhood and she challenges herself (and you) to an honest assessment of ourselves as “neighbor.”… read more »