Outstanding October

Posted on: October 2, 2019 at 5:27 pm by Director

by Vanessa Park Join Fairwinds in diving into the human experience this October. From a fabulous film to a groundbreaking educational speaker… from art for youth to yoga for all… October is going to be outstanding. On October 13 Fairwinds is screening A Little Water, a film about unspoken grief. This visually gorgeous, tightly written […]

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ACK Mental–Year One

Posted on: August 20, 2019 at 4:51 pm by Director

by Vanessa Park Skateboards and mental health. An ideal pairing. Both shrouded in stigma. Both requiring enormous stamina and perseverance. When someone struggles with mental illness or addiction, the path they walk is not flat, not even, not easy to navigate. They fall down. They get back up. They fall again. And then… Get. Back. […]

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Finding Fairwinds—How I Turned My Life Around

Posted on: June 10, 2019 at 4:21 pm by Director

By Ashley Maile Bartolome See, I tried to hold my small-town Harvey Weinstein accountable in a courtroom. I said ‘me too’ before there was a movement to steady me when everything fell apart. And everything did fall apart. It fell apart every time I stood in front of a judge or in front of a […]

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