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Thursday - June 30

Culture Card Message of the Day

Foundational Beliefs 3 of 5

Everything is connected in profound and countless subtle ways.

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June 30th- Share a positive from your team/department/program. Did one of your colleagues mention a story you think should be nominated for the Impact Award? Don’t forget to Share Your Success to get nominated.

Friday - July 1

Culture Card Message of the Day

Foundational Beliefs 4 of 5

In virtually every choice is a moral dilemma and we must decide which choice is the most right. Each dilemma one faces provides the opportunity to grow in wisdom and experience.

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Saturday - July 2

Culture Card Message of the Day

Foundational Beliefs 5 of 5

A child-serving organization is more than a host for the professions. It is a critical component for transmitting values and fostering growth.

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Sunday - July 3

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Personal Values - What are the values needed to access personal growth? Care

As an organization and as individuals, we need to care.

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Monday - July 4

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Personal Values - What are the values needed to access personal growth? Contribute

Caring does not exist without action.

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Tuesday - July 5

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Personal Values - What are the values needed to access personal growth? Commit

Contribute consistently over time.

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Wednesday - July 6

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Life Skills - What are the skills needed to achieve growth? Vision

The ability to see what can be.

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Thursday - July 7

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Life Skills - What are the skills needed to achieve growth? Courage

Pursuing a vision despite adversity.

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Friday - July 8

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Life Skills - What are the skills needed to achieve growth? Will

The relentless application of courage toward a vision.

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June 8th-Congratulations, Osato Omokaro! You had the golden ears and fastest hands during Summit. Osato caught that “impact” was mentioned 30 times! Thank you all for playing! Work on the network at Brooklyn and server at DC will be conducted today.

Saturday - July 9

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Growth Process - What is the process through which growth occurs? Struggle

Growth requires struggle and sacrifice.

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June 9th-You heard the inspiring inaugural Impact Award story during Summit. We know that there are more stories like this at the Guild. Share your Success with us! Check out GuildLink or click here to

Share Your Success!

Sunday - July 10

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Growth Process - What is the process through which growth occurs? Transformation

Growth requires a change of thinking and behavior.

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June 10th-Thumbs up or thumbs down...no matter what your vote for this year’s Summit. The Summit Committee is looking for more hands, ideas, and talents to help with next year’s event! Email Jamie Wilson if you are interested.

Monday - July 11

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Nine Wisdom Principles - The Growth Process - What is the process through which growth occurs? Enlightenment

A broader awareness of the responsibilities and moral obligations of a successful life.

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Tuesday - July 12

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Norms Not Rules

Understand the situation and act in alignment with the foundational beliefs and values of the organization.

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Wednesday - July 13

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Spinning Plates

Often we must manage a myriad of tasks with insufficient time and resources.

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June 13th Gotten engaged, married, had a new 2- or 4-legged addition to your family, graduated-share these and any other successes with us go to GuildLink or click here (share your success link) to

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Thursday - July 14

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Make the Impossible, Possible

We come to know our true potential when we are pushed to the brink of the impossible.

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June 14th-Today is World Blood Donor Day. If you are interested and eligible to donate blood check out www.redcross.org to find a blood drive near you.

Friday - July 15

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Change is Constant

Expect change because we live in a dynamic environment that calls for constant re-evaluation of decisions and assumptions.

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June 15th Check out baltimorepride.org and capitalpride.org for information on local pride events. Work on the network at Annapolis and server at Glen Burnie will be conducted today.

Saturday - July 16

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Decide! Then Re-decide!

Have the courage to change when you have new information.

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June 16th- Share a positive from your team/department/program. Did one of your colleagues mention a story you think should be nominated for the Impact Award? Don’t forget to Share Your Success to get nominated.

Sunday - July 17

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Own It!

When addressing the problem, start with yourself.

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June 17th-What are you looking forward to this weekend? Reminder we are closed on Monday, June 20th, in recognition of Juneteenth on June 19th.

Monday - July 18

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Talk the Talk & Walk the Walk

Model the organization's beliefs and values in your work.

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Tuesday - July 19

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations A Master Teacher and a Master Learner

Seize the teachable moment and model an insatiable quest for knowledge and continuous improvement.

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Wednesday - July 20

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Value Mission, Not Recognition

Contribute to a cause larger than yourself without expecting personal recognition.

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Thursday - July 21

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Quality Counts

Your reputation and that of the organization depend on the quality of your work - improve it until it is right

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June 21st-Name a self-care activity you did over the weekend.

Friday - July 22

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Our Work is Meaningful and Fun!

Working where our talents and passions lie brings joy and enriches life.

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June 22nd-Have thoughts about culture card? Join the culture card committee. Email Jamie Wilson if you are interested in participating. Work on the network at Global and the server at Annapolis will be conducted today.

Saturday - July 23

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations There is No Growth Without Struggle!

Positive changes are attained through sacrifice and self-discipline.

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June 23rd-Share a positive from your team/department/program. Did one of your colleagues mention a story you think should be nominated for the Impact Award? Don’t forget to Share Your Success to get nominated. A new impact awardee will be announced in July.

Sunday - July 24

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations 1 + 1 = 3

In problem solving, the sum is greater than the parts.

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June 24th-When was the last time you talked with your supervisor about the way that you want to grow? Make sure your professional growth is a regular conversation with your supervisor.

Monday - July 25

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Say No With Compassion

Develop the courage to deliver a difficult message with respect and compassion and then do it.

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Tuesday - July 26

Culture Card Message of the Day

Workplace Expectations Make the Covert, Overt

When there are unstated issues, bring them to the surface for discussion.

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Wednesday - July 27

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Children's Guild Purpose

To serve children not achieving their full capability in academic, emotional, social or life skills by establishing programs and discovering more effective methods to promote growth and change in the levels of achievement of those we serve.

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Thursday - July 28

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Children's Guild Mission

Through a process of adult and organizational transformation we teach children the values and life skills necessary for a successful life, one filled with caring, contribution and commitment, empowering each with: The Vision to See (opportunity within adversity and the value of setting goals to reach); The Courage to Try (and the value of accepting obstacles as challenges to meet); and The Will to Succeed (and the value of making the commitment to persevere).

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Friday - July 29

Culture Card Message of the Day

The Children's Guild Vision

To create, implement and replicate an organizational culture that produces documented growth and change in the academic, emotional, social and life skills of the children we serve.

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June 29th–Work on the network at Glen Burnie and server at Global will be conducted today.