One of the most popular questions we field is “Why is it I Am Beacon instead of We Are Beacon?” Simply put, I Am Beacon is an acronym that serves to promote civic responsibility.We believe all individuals have a unique perspective, skill or talent to offer the community and the more people we can inspire to share those gifts, the better Beacon will be for all to enjoy.Here is how the acronym is plays out: When you say “I Am Beacon” you are really saying… I Am....BuildingEngagingActivatingCommunicatingOrganizingNourishingMy Community!Our hope is when you see, wear or share #iAmBeacon you are inspired to do your part to give back and help our community reach its full potential. So let us know how you live #iAmBeacon?
My name is Brooke Simmons. Born and raised here in Beacon, I have a deep commitment to giving back to others. This blog will be dedicated to sharing our projects, experiences and reflections as we seek to bring about great change in our beautiful city!