12 Months of SPARC – 2022

12 Months of SPARC – 2022 Click HERE to reflect on the year and connect with us to SPARC a more equitable, safe and just 2022! 

SPARCing Innovative Solutions

SPARCing Innovative Solutions We are SPARCing Conversations and they just won’t be as fun without you! CLICK HERE to get your edition and hit subscribe for direct delivery to your email!  

SPARC’s New Operation Director

SPARC’s New Operation Director SPARC Foundation hires Tracey McCrain as Operations Director (October 7, 2022, Asheville, NC) – The SPARC Foundation has hired accomplished nonprofit professional Tracey McCrain to serve as the organization’s first Operations Director. With a focus on providing innovative, evidence-based, equitable services, McCrain will provide leadership to SPARC’s programs in delivering outstanding […]

World Duchenne Awareness Day 2022

The Campbell-Clark family enjoying the great outdoors in WNC. Javon and his mom, Jessica (Family Centered Treatment Team Supervisor with SPARC) spread awareness about Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and invite us all to help make a difference! Welcome Jessica! Can we begin by you telling us a little bit about yourself – including why you dedicate […]

Partnering to increase safety in Asheville

Partnering to increase safety in Asheville CLICK HERE for the latest WLOS NEWS 13 story about SPARC’S creative community partnership with My Daddy Taught me That and Resources for Resilience. The longterm goal is to end local gun violence while bringing much needed and overdue resources and hope to our neighbors today. 

Joe Greene – “Colon Cancer Health Ambassador”

Joe Greene – “Colon Cancer Health Ambassador”       Despite the lingering grogginess of anesthesia, Joe Greene remembers his exact words after learning he had cancer. He says, “I was still waking up after the colonoscopy when the Doctor came in. He told me they’d seen cancer during my screening and I said, ‘Well, […]

A Renaissance for Author Loren Clement

A Renaissance for Author Loren Clement Q+R time with Author and SPARC Team Member, Loren Clement: Question: Will you please tell us a little bit about yourself, Loren?Response: I’m a 30 year old native of Asheville. I graduated with an undergraduate English degree from Winston Salem State University. I went on to graduate with a master’s degree […]

Meet Patricia Waters

Meet Patricia Waters Meet Patricia Waters HERE Patricia is an encourager in all she does! Health and wellness, including prioritizing her own self-care, is always in the forefront of her mind – in her work as a Visitation + Parent Coach with SPARC, as an entrepreneur with her son and Chill Cereal Bar, and as a […]