fbpx Skip to main content

NBC16 KMTR in Eugene, Oregon checks out Roots of Empathy in their local classroom:

Roots of Empathy allows children to learn about babies and their emotions, helping them get in touch with their own feelings.

The program is designed to create a more compassionate, kind generation through interaction with their tiny instructors.

“Having such a vulnerable little presence and giving kids the opportunity to learn about him, I think kids are naturally curious about little babies and they’re just so easy to care for and just giving that venue to learn about him so that they can learn about themselves,” said Katie Ostrove, a 90 by 30 volunteer whose son Ezra will be one of the program’s littlest volunteers.

Continue reading…