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Changing behaviors, changing lives, changing futures for West Virginia families.

At KISRA (the Kanawha Institute for Social Research & Action, Inc.) we've been about families since we first came to be in 1993.
Creating stronger ones. Better educated ones. More empowered ones, ready to change the course of their lives and contribute to our community.

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Tea-Time with KISRA

In the hustle and bustle of twenty first century living, women find it challenging to achieve balance in their work, domestic and social lives. The idea of sitting and gossiping during a Victorian high tea or spending hours relaxing in a Japanese tea ceremony fascinates but does not appeal.  Yet Alexandra Stoddard, a philosopher of our times declared that ”when we sip tea, we are on our way to serenity.” ..


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