“For the past six years, I have been volunteering in Allentown, Pennsylvania in drug and alcohol abuse treatment facilities, says Matthew Ferdock, CEO of DataCeutics. “During the Holidays this past year, I reflected back on how many people feel the weight of loneliness and take to the bottle or reach for drugs to avoid their feelings. For them, living life is nearly impossible. Our goal as volunteers is to help them make it hour-to-hour,” he says.
April showers bring May flowers. The phrase “April showers bring May flowers” goes all the way back to the mid 16th century. A poet and farmer, Thomas Tusser, wrote the book, A Hundred Good Points of Husbandry and in the April Section, the following poem was written: Sweet April showers do spring May flowers.