Addie Hartnett’s Story

The following video was played November 14, 2023 at Crave’s 2nd Annual Community Celebration Breakfast. Alum Addie Hartnett was asked why they joined the first Crave class in 2017. Special thanks to Create180 Design, D3G Productions, and Simasek Studios for their assistance with the production of this video.

May/June 2021 – Debra Hendrickson

Dreams for Our Future   One of my favorite quotes is from Eleanor Roosevelt who said, “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams”. Four years ago I was approached by Michele Van Son Neill to assist her in the creation of her dream…a new spiritual leadership program she called “CRAVE”.  […]

November 2020 – Addie Hartnett

Turning “Something More” into Something Real Two and a half years after graduating from the inaugural Crave class, I am living out the vision that Crave helped me set for myself.  At 27 years old, I joined Crave as a starry-eyed social worker with a dream of a world where everyone had what they needed: […]

July 2020 – Brian Vann

Endings and Beginnings With the third year of Crave coming to an end, we celebrate the two Crave Leader graduating cohorts—one from Orlando and one from Sanford. The Crave program runs from August to June so this year’s classes completed the Crave curriculum during a most unprecedented time in our country’s history. As all non-profits do, these […]

November 2017 – Addie Hartnett

Crave is an adventure for the spiritually curious, and in November we explored the ways that each of us hasn’t quite fit into the spiritual boxes that exist in our world. It started as we were reflecting on the people, communities and moments that have shaped who we are. For me, I’ve been through quite […]