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American Express – American Express launches My First Mardi Gras community program to give LGBTQIA+ people the opportunity to experience their first Mardi Gras

SYDNEY [Australia]March 1, 2022 – American Express, lead partner of Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras (SGLMG), today announces the first American Express community program My First Mardi Gras, in partnership with LGBTQIA+ community organizations Minus18 and Rainbow Families. Designed to connect the most isolated members of the LGBTQIA+ community and provide them with a […]

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Community Services Specialist Job – El Paso County Sheriff’s Office (CO)

Salary $54,121.60 – $55,494.40 Annually Location Colorado Springs, Colorado Type of employment Full time DepartmentSheriff’s office Task number 22147 Closing 03/13/2022 17:00 Mountain Essential job functions Salary commensurate with qualifications Benefits of El Paso County work-life balance 12 days of vacation (96 hours, accumulated per pay period) annually 3 personal days (24 hours) per year […]

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Fisher House Foundation Announces President’s Award for Military Community Service

Recipients of the Newman’s Own Award have included many key players in the nonprofit military community such as Blue Star Families, Inc; Hope for warriors; Semper Fi Marine Wounded Fund; the Tragedy and Assistance to Survivors Program; and much more. The Fisher House Foundation anticipates that future recipients of the President’s Award will continue this […]

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Belmonte: Rescued dogs in Quebec are now being trained as community service dogs

Mayor Joy Belmonte with the municipal pound of the Quebec Animal Adoption Center Stray dogs in Quezon City will soon become salutary members of the community, as the Quezon City Veterinary Service (QCVD) has begun training them as service dogs. According to the QCVD report, the city rescues up to 57 dogs a day, including […]

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Shouting match, walkouts at Pennridge community meeting

EAST ROCKHILL – Even before the February 23 Pennridge Community Committee meeting addressed agenda items, voices were raised and one outing was raised in response to a public comment, leaving the committee without a quorum to conduct its business. During the video recording of the meeting, the camera and audio cut out twice, so the […]

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Soldiers Get Tax Advice From Army Community Service | Item

VICENZA, Italy – More than 15 service members are participating in the Tax Class held February 24, 2022 on Caserma Del Din. The hour-long session was designed to provide attendees with basic tax information and resources to help them file their 2021 tax returns. Although Army Community Service is offering the course now, it can […]

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Local Roger Scholar graduates complete community service projects | Lifestyles

Local siblings and 2021 Rogers Scholars Elizabeth and Samuel Dalton recently completed community service projects under the prestigious program. Elizabeth bought, wrapped and delivered Christmas gifts to former members of the First Christian Church for her community service project. She coordinated a “Secret Santa for Seniors” project to ensure that former members of the church […]

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USC Sumter students team up for a day of community service downtown

Students at the University of South Carolina at Sumter distributed masks and hand sanitizer to residents in downtown Sumter. SUMTER, SC — The streets of downtown Sumter were filled with a sea of ​​red shirts Friday as students from the University of South Carolina Sumter (USC Sumter) participated in a day of community service. Students […]

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The Moving Our Community Program Helps Valley Residents

Move 4 Less helps people get a fresh start. “You’re a lifesaver,” Desiree Moss said of learning that Move 4 Less could help her move when she couldn’t afford it. This sentiment is shared by all beneficiaries of the Moving Our Community programme, the local philanthropic initiative of Move 4 Less. Owners of the family […]

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Jeffersonville High School student honored for achievement and community service | News

JEFFERSONVILLE — Kyndia Motley, a senior at Jeffersonville High School, stays busy whether she’s doing community service, staying on top of her studies or participating in extracurricular activities. Motley is the 2022 Youth Achiever of the Year recipient of the YMCA’s Black Achievers Program in Louisville. She was also named a regional finalist for the […]

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RI Community Service and Educational Organizations Celebrate Black History Month

As Black History Month draws to a close, community service and education organizations in Providence and Rhode Island have held several events to celebrate and continue advocacy efforts for the Black community. The Herald spoke to five organizations about how they commemorated the month. Providence Children’s Museum The Providence Children’s Museum presents an annual play […]

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Memorial Medical Center hosts community program | Lifestyles

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center celebrated Black History Month on Wednesday with a community program focused on health, wellness and faith. Organizers said the event featured powerful and thought-provoking speeches from Dr. Alicia Scott, Cynthia Jones; and co-pastor Celestine Booze. Dr. Scott is a member of the hospital staff at the Medical Center and kicked […]

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City of El Paso holds community meeting as it considers noise ordinance change

EL PASO, Texas — For years, there has been a contentious debate among El Paso residents and business owners over the city’s noise ordinance. On Thursday, the city will raise the issue of noise levels from businesses as it considers making further changes. The city will host a virtual meeting at 5:30 p.m. via Microsoft […]

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Rancho Cordova Community Meeting Held on Public Safety

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. (KTXL) — The murder of a young woman in Rancho Cordova brought together police and concerned members of the community Thursday night. They have come together around a common priority: public safety and preventing similar crimes from happening again. Authorities said the body of Emma Roark, 20, was found in a secluded […]

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Lund Community Society asks qRD for access to the old fire station

Efforts are underway to repurpose the former Lund Fire Station building which has been vacated. During the Qathet Regional District (qRD) Committee of the Whole on February 17, Charles Latimer, Treasurer of the Lund Community Society (LCS) appeared before the committee to set up new uses for the former fire station. He said LCS used […]

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Oakdale Chamber Awards Dinner Highlights Community Service

Four different organizations will be recognized for their contributions to the community in March. The annual Oakdale Awards Banquet hosted by the Chamber of Commerce is scheduled for Friday, March 11 and one of the award categories is community service. Nominees for this honor this year are Boy Scout Troop 43, Oakdale Lions Club, Heroes […]

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IT needs, community program to obtain ARPA funding | Government

After 10 months and $19.5 million in American Rescue Plan Act funds, the St. Joseph City Council decided to spend its final allocation of money for two purposes. All allocations for the city’s first installment of ARPA money were supposed to be made now. However, the Joseph Company waived its claim, putting $200,000 back on […]

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A community meeting is planned for the Afghan “shelter” site of Loudoun

Loudoun County will host an in-person public information meeting on Thursday, February 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lansdowne National Conference Center to inform residents of the potential for the federal government to establish a “safe haven” site there for Afghan asylum seekers. in the USA “Before the federal government potentially selects Loudoun for this […]

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Sahara Jones, Texas A&M women’s basketball player, named to SEC Community Service Team

The following is a statement from Texas A&M Athletics after Sahara Jones of Texas A&M Women’s Basketball has been named to the SEC Community Service Team. **************************** Sahara Jones of Texas A&M women’s basketball has earned a spot on the 2022 Southeastern Conference Community Service Team, the league announced Wednesday. The […]

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Community meeting focuses on safety

Community meeting focuses on safety ADVERTISING Community meeting focuses on safety YATES COUNTY–After a year of high-profile horse and buggy accidents in Yates County, Sheriff Ron Spike hosted a slow moving vehicle (SMV) workshop at the Benton Fire House on Tuesday, February 15. Spike, who spoke for nearly 90 minutes, reiterated […]

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UTC Accepts Nominations for $1,000 Community Service Award | News

The Tennessee Higher Education Commission holds its annual nominations for the Harold Love Outstanding Community Award. According to tn.gov“current students, faculty, and staff of public and private, two- and four-year colleges and universities who are engaged in dedicated public service” are invited to apply for nomination. Five students and five faculty/staff members from Tennessee institutions […]

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Ashtabula City Health Department Wins Community Service Award | Local News

ASHTABULA – The Ashtabula City Health Department has received the 2020-21 Community Service Award from Kent State University in Ashtabula for all of their hard work and care during the COVID-19 pandemic. KSU Ashtabula Dean Susan Stocker and Julie Senita of Kent State Ashtabula presented the award last Thursday to Ashtabula City Health Commissioner Christine […]

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ICTC students transform football field as part of community service project | News

STILWELL – Participation in community service projects plays an important role in the CareerTech student program and organization at Indian Capital Technology Center. For the past 15 years, students from the Service Careers program at the ICTC-Stilwell Campus have undertaken to help lay out, mark and paint the Stilwell High School football field prior to […]

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47 Assam R&V Sqn NCC perform community service at PT Retirement Home

Guwahati: On Sunday, cadets from 47 Assam R&V Sqardron NCC conducted a community service program at the Promod Talukdar retirement home in Beltola. The program was carried out as part of the National Cadet Corps Social Service and Community Development Project. Cadets as well as senior officials, gifted wheelchairs, a fully automatic washing machine, a […]

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Museum opens exhibition in tribute to community service | Pictures

The spirit of community service is alive and well in Porterville. The Porterville Historical Museum wants to make sure that point was delivered and that was judging by the strong turnout for the museum’s new special exhibit on Friday as the museum hosted a gala for the exhibit, Salute To Service. The exhibit will be […]

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PSPD holds fourth community meeting amid rising crime

“Well, today we went out to meet with the new police chief and see what the priorities are within the community when it comes to our crime issues,” said Palm Springs resident Manny Padilla. . Like Padilla, that’s been the goal of dozens of Palm Springs residents this week. In an effort to combat rising […]

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Eight People Who Participated in the 2020 Obelisk Rally Performed Community Service and Paid Fines

The eight people who took part in the ‘restorative justice program’ rather than face jail time for toppling the Obelisk in the Plaza or skirmishing with police at a rally in 2020 have completed more than 320 hours community service and had to pay a total of more than $15,000. According to a report from […]

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Super 8 Housing Project Community Meeting Video

Source: City of Goleta The Santa Barbara County Housing Authority, in partnership with Santa Barbara County and the City of Goleta, hosted a virtual community information meeting last week, February 10, about the permanent supportive housing development project. of support at 6021 Hollister Avenue in Goleta, currently the site of a Super 8 motel. If […]

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Alamo Creek Park Community Meeting Planned – The Vacaville Reporter

So far, 2022 has been a busy year for Vacaville Parks meetings. The Parks and Recreation Master Plan, approved in 2021, outlines city parks that need improvement. As a result, the city has held virtual community meetings to present plans for potential changes and solicit community feedback on what they would like to see. Since […]

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The LCG PARC department will organize a community meeting

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — Lafayette Consolidated Government (LCG) The Department of Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture (PARC) is hosting a community meeting on Monday, February 21. Citizens will be able to share their comments on the future plans for three parks in Lafayette. PARC Director Hollis Conway believes now is the perfect time to take […]

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Community meeting with Denver Independent Monitor finalists today

From 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. today, February 17, you can meet the three finalists from Denver Independent Monitorthe city official responsible for overseeing the Denver Police and Sheriff’s Department, during a virtual community meeting. Dana Walton-Macaulay, Joseph Lipari and Robert Booth will answer questions from members of the public and hospitality service providers, including […]

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Afghan Refugee Resettlement Community Meeting, March 13 – WaylandeNews

February 17, 2022 It has been almost seven months since the war ended in Afghanistan, prompting one of the largest emergency air evacuations in history. Who can forget the photos and video of desperate families outside the airport gates trying to flee Taliban forces. The few […]

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Spotlight on Community Services: CHS, Mirabito, OnCue and Rutter’s

As presenting sponsor of Get Fit for No Kid Hungry, Dole championed influencers hosting live workouts, nutrition and mindfulness sessions all month to raise awareness of the rise in child hunger since COVID. -19, with the ultimate goal of raising funds to support No Kid Hungry’s. working to ensure that every child in America has […]

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San Francisco Community Program offers help for small businesses – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A trio of friends created a new community giving model in San Francisco that has fed nearly three million people and helped save several hundred small businesses since the pandemic began. In one day, Lenore Estrada, owner of Three Babes Bakeshop, went from 33 employees to six, while San Francisco […]

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Monty Tech education includes a holistic community service experience

FITCHBURG – Montachusett Regional Technical School (Monty Tech) emphasizes community service as part of a holistic preparation of students for college and career paths. One of the hallmarks of the high school’s vocational programs is its commitment to giving back to area communities. Students from a variety of trades work on projects such as repairing […]

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Here and Now: A Mosaic of Community Service and History

By Dr. Zora Denson and Verta Looper Imagine a poignant performance that depicts black history in Lancaster County. Who was the mastermind behind such a creative idea? Yes, it was Marjorie Clinton McMurray.The list of leaders and achievers depicted in the 1985 tabloid, Black History Month’s 60th Anniversary Edition, published by The Lancaster News, are […]

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Capitol rioter paid to do community service online

Logan Social Services executive director William Smith, who signed Hemenway’s letter, responded to questions by email. He confirmed that Hemenway had paid the fees shown online. He wrote that the money paid by customers was for “advertising, site maintenance and materials” and compared it to people paying for goods at a Goodwill store (some Goodwill […]

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Flint schools to hold final community meeting on COVID-19 expenses on Friday

FLINT, MI — The final Flint Schools Community Forum is scheduled to take place this Friday. 9-11 a.m. Friday, February 18 at Pierce Elementary, 1101 W. Vernon Drive, and on Zoomthe district will host the 10th of 10 community forums the district uses to guide COVID-19 fundraising expenditures. The final community meeting in the series […]

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Local leaders hope community meeting at Tremont Barrel fill site will spur further action

Chemical waste from the Tremont Barrel Fill did not contaminate the local drinking water source. But the concern is that the waste, if not removed, can seep into the water supply in the future, causing major complications. The hope is that a community meeting will not only lead to the advancement of the cleanup process, […]

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‘SF New Deal’ community program brings relief to small businesses – CBS San Francisco

How to protect yourself from cybercrimeThe FBI reports that internet crime cost people nearly $7 billion in 2021. KPIX 5’s Len Kiese interviews CNET’s Bree Fowler about the growing problem and how to protect yourself 31 minutes ago New Survey on Rising Concerns About HomelessnessThe new Bay Area Council poll shows an increase in concerns […]

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A mosaic of community service and history: Sorority continues McMurray’s pageants

Imagine a poignant performance that depicts black history in Lancaster County. Who was the mastermind behind such a creative idea? Yes, it was Marjorie Clinton McMurray. (See how publishing was born.)The list of leaders and achievers depicted in the 1985 tabloid, Black History Month’s 60th Anniversary Edition, published by The Lancaster News, are just a […]

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Champlin, Holt named to SEC community services team

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Brett Champlin and Kara Holt represented Tennessee swimming and diving on the 2022 SEC Community Service Team, the league announced Tuesday. Champlin was a member of the 2020-21 VOLeaders Academy, which was developed to cultivate positive student-athlete leaders through sport to create positive social change. The Hillsboro, Oregon native has earned 20 […]

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Walsh and Hartman named to SEC community service team

History links KNOXVILLE, TN – Prior to the opening of the 2022 SEC Swimming and Diving Championships, Georgia senior Keegan Walsh and junior Zoie Hartmann have been named to the 2022 SEC Community Service Squad, as announced by the league office in Birmingham on Tuesday morning. Walsh serves as co-chair of the […]

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A community meeting will address ongoing water issues in the University area

TAMPA, Fla. — The University Area Community Development Corporation says the neighbors it serves have a long-standing problem: dirty and potentially unsafe drinking water. “The water and sewer issues in this community – like I said, we’ve been working on this for years, so while it’s no surprise to us, we certainly feel for these […]

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Three options for Zilker Park vision plan presented at community meeting

The City of Austin presented three plans for Zilker Park at its fourth community meeting regarding the development of the Zilker Park Vision Plan, intended to guide the development of the 350-acre park for the next few decades. The plans offered at the virtual meeting combine ideas from previous alternatives and community input, according to […]

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Chester County schools hold community meeting ahead of bond referendum vote

CHESTER COUNTY, SC (QUEEN CITY NEWS) – $263 million. This is the amount the Chester County School District is asking to borrow to build or renovate six new schools. “Another key priority for me is that we have safe and secure facilities, as you all know we’ve had shootings and things across our country and […]

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FDOT holds community meeting on plan for major changes to US Highway 19 in Chiefland

CHIEFLAND, Fla. (WCJB) – Florida Department of Transportation employees have their sights set on Levy County once again. The FDOT held a meeting to get feedback from Levy County residents on a major U.S. Highway 19 upgrade plan on Tuesday. They are in the first stage of a project to speed up traffic on US […]

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Sonoma Community Meeting Schedule, February 15

A weekly list of community meetings and events, usually free and always open to the public Tuesday February 15 The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors will not meet this week. *** The City’s Historic Preservation and Design Review Committee meets at 6 p.m. on Zoom (Meeting ID: 980 2995 9654). The committee will review the […]

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Joshua A. Cable Day Honors Hinds County Farmers for Community Service | Jackson Free Press

(Left to right) Dr. Joe Amos, Dr. Kathy Amos, DJ Baker, Monica Nicole Cable, and Dr. Joshua A. Cable pose during the awards ceremony Cable and Best of Mississippi held at Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum on February 29, 2020. 1, 2022. Photo courtesy of Kathy Amos When Joshua Cable attended a ceremony at the […]

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AMHAA to Hold Community Meeting Feb. 27 About Preserving DeKalb County’s First Black Public School – On Common Ground News

On Sunday, February 27, from 1 to 4 p.m., community members will come together to shape the future of the remnants of DeKalb County’s first black public school, the Bruce Street School ruins. The event will be held at the offices of the Arabia Mountain Heritage Area Alliance, 3350 Klondike Road, Stonecrest, GA 30038. Free […]

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First “Day of Goodwill” Seeks Students for Community Service on April 2 | Rogersville

Goodwill Industries of Tenneva Area will hold its first annual Goodwill Day, a day-long community service opportunity for high school and college students on Saturday, April 2 at the Kingsport Donation and Processing Center. Registration is required and volunteers will meet at 2745 East Stone Drive (formerly Traders Village). The deadline to register is Tuesday, […]

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Bridge City man honored for community service – Orange Leader

Mark Messer DDS received the highest honor a non-Mason can receive from the Masonic Lodge – the Building Community Award. The Golden Trowel Award is the highest honor a lodge can bestow upon a Mason fraternity. “This award is given to a non-Mason in the community for the Masonic values ​​he has shown,” Venerable Master […]

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Community meeting over plans for new homeless shelter in Chinatown heats up

New York Weather: CBS2 2/15 First Nightly Alert at 11 p.m.CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn has your first alert prediction for Feb. 15 at 11 p.m. 9 hours ago Teen athletes find road back to sport harder than expected after catching COVIDA return to sport for children recovering from COVID may not be as simple as waiting […]

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United Way opens Springfield Community Service Center and highlights 211 crisis hotline

SPRINGFIELD — Friday was declared “211 Day” in Springfield to raise awareness for the crisis hotline. Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and other officials and community members gathered to celebrate the service and ceremonially cut the ribbon at the United Way of Pioneer Valley Springfield Service Center. One of its functions will be to act as […]

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Almont Drive Cul-De-Sac Community Meeting Explores Conceptual Designs

This West Hollywood town hosted a community meeting yesterday to present community members with concept designs for the neighborhood to review and provide feedback on the Almont Drive cul-de-sac located on Almont Drive in the driveway Melrose Ave. The community was presented with two alternative plans. The West Hollywood West Residents Association reports that residents […]

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Zoom community meeting interrupted by racial slurs aimed at Montgomery County Councilman – NBC4 Washington

People anonymously interrupted a community meeting on Zoom, taking aim at racist language against Montgomery County Councilman Will Jawando. Jawando, a leader in criminal justice reform, was discussing police accountability and transparency when it happened. “I think it’s partly because I was just used to it,” he said. “You know, it’s not a new thing, […]

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Program Grants for Underprivileged Communities in Oregon

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail OUR GRANT OPPORTUNITIES: Youth Today’s grant listings are carefully curated for our subscribers working in youth-related industries. Subscribers will find local, state, regional and national grant opportunities. THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS GRANT: Disadvantaged communities, racial equity, LGBTQ, homelessness or Thank you for reading Youth Today and for […]

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Montgomery Office of Violence Prevention Holds First Community Meeting

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – The City of Montgomery is assessing the community to find tangible solutions to gun violence. The Office of Violence Prevention, which was established in 2021, hosted the first of several community roundtables on Thursday. Community members had a chance to provide feedback and ask questions. Keith Moore, director of the Office […]

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Crime rate and addition of security cameras discussed at Silver Spring community meeting

Safe Silver Spring held its quarterly meeting Wednesday with representatives from the Montgomery County Police Department, Third District Commander David McBain, Lt. Sunyoung Kim, Lt. Tenesha Jensen and Lt. Kevin Parker. Safe Silver Spring was founded approximately 10 years ago by Silver Spring residents Tony Hausner and the late Woody Brosnan. They describe themselves as […]

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Preserve 211 LA – County Hotline Operator – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentinel

Valerie Lynne Shaw (Courtesy Image) Essential services for our community are in danger, and it is up to us to save them. When times get tough or when our neighbors need a helping hand, Los Angeles County residents can dial 2-1-1 to connect to essential community services like emergency housing assistance, meal delivery or transportation. […]

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Lakelands hosts free community program to support tech skills – Shopping Center News

ISPT will launch a free community technology skills program at Lakelands Shopping Center this week, which aims to increase computer literacy and connect generations in the community. The new program is part of the Western Australian State Government’s new COVID-19 safety requirements, which require the safe registration and vaccination verification of customers entering the premises […]

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Issue: Does the Building Community Society have the right plan for the Downtown Eastside?

You won’t find Larry Beasley or Mike Harcourt on the Power 50 list this year. The former was a top 10 player when he was co-director of city planning in the mid-2000s, while the latter was premier in the ’90s and probably would have made the top 5 if the list had exist. at the […]

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Vancouver City Council awards contract to second service provider Safe Stay Community – ClarkCountyToday.com

The City will award a professional services contract to Living Hope Church for the operation of its second community of support for homeless people VANCOUVER – On Monday, February 7, members of Vancouver City Council voted unanimously to award a professional services contract to Living Hope Church to operate the city’s second Safe Stay support […]

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City Police and Community Services Board create region’s first team to respond to mental health calls

The Crisis Response Team (CIRT) is a collaborative effort between the Fredericksburg Police Department and the Rappahannock Area Community Services Board (RACSB). The CIRT will follow up with individuals, family members and caregivers after a crisis to see if additional services are needed. “I am delighted to partner with the RACSB to provide this important […]

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Club for women of color offers mentorship and community service – The Appalachian

Building community, professional development and empowerment are just a few of the goals of a club run by women of color. Queen In You is a national organization whose goal is to advance women of color through mentorship, social events, fundraising and community service. It was based in 2016 by Noyah King, a criminal justice […]

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Community Meeting for Suburban Ranch Area – San Tan Valley News & Info

A A community meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 15, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Combs High School, according to an email sent to some residents from Supervisor Goodman’s office. The email reads: The next community meeting will be Tuesday, February 15 from 6-7 p.m. at Combs High School. *This meeting is to discuss […]

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Police chief backs body-worn cameras ahead of community meeting | 97 Seven Country WGLR – Best Tri-State Country Strain

The program calls for 48 body cameras for officers in the city’s North District for one year. The board approved $83,000 in its 2021 capital budget for the program. Officials debated for years whether to bring the cameras to Madison, and Barnes said he wasn’t surprised. “There are a lot of things at stake,” he […]

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Madison police chief backs body-worn cameras ahead of community meeting

February 8, 2022 3:16 p.m. Job : February 8, 2022 3:16 p.m. Update: February 8, 2022 6:13 p.m. MADISON, Wis. – Ahead of a community meeting on Thursday, Madison Police Chief Shon Barnes spoke to News 3 Now about a proposed body-worn camera pilot program. The program calls for 48 body cameras for officers in […]

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Ridge Point student wins congressional award for community service | Community

Ridge Point High School senior Zion Alexander said community service has always been a part of his family’s life. So when he had the chance to do it on his own, it came naturally. “I was always surrounded by that, my family and I would always do those things growing up,” he said. “So when […]

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The design stage of the host school proposal is progressing; community meeting scheduled for Thursday

February 8, 2022 By Carol Britton Meyer School Building Committee vice-chairman Ray Estes presented a progress report on the proposal to renovate or build a new reception school to the school committee on Monday evening, including preferred design renderings. The proposal is moving through the Massachusetts School Building Authority process, with the expectation that the […]

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Community service is an integral part of the Monty Tech – Sentinel and Enterprise experience

FITCHBURG — Students at Montachusett Regional Technical School enjoy excellent college and career preparation, and this education would not be complete without an emphasis on community service. One of the hallmarks of the high school’s vocational programs is its commitment to giving back to area communities, according to a school press release. Students from a […]

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Governor Newsom Introduces New Community Service-Based Scholarship for Students

Students are concerned about the limited number of places and the effectiveness of a state program in which scholarships are awarded to students who complete a certain number of hours of community service. Governor Gavin Newsom announced the Californians for All College Corps program Jan. 18 to support students in debt and communities across California. […]

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Discuss plans for Moxley grounds, lighting at a community meeting

CDM Smith A drawing of the proposed layout for courts and a street hockey rink at Moxley Field. Plans to renovate the Moxley Field court area will be discussed at a community meeting on February 14. The City of Watertown is hosting a virtual meeting (on Zoom) on Monday, February 14 at 7 p.m. The […]

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Draft plan available for Windy Gap Bypass; Community meeting on February 22

A draft plan for the Colorado River Connectivity Channel, also known as the Windy Gap Bypass, is now available. Public comments will be accepted Tuesday through March 10.NRCS/Courtesy photo The public is encouraged to provide feedback on the draft plan for the Colorado River Connectivity Channel, also known as the Windy Gap Bypass. Public comments […]

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Highlights from the Community Meeting on the Reimagine Flood Park Draft Plan

through Judy Horst February 3, 2022 On February 2, the San Mateo County Parks Department and CMG Landscape Design (project contractor) held a public Zoom workshop from 5:30-7:00 p.m. to discuss the proposed Reimagine Flood Park plan. This meeting was an opportunity to discuss the services that Flood Park could offer to meet the current […]

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CNC, APYL express the ABCs of community service

VSALEXIQUE — Political activism is still among the core values ​​of Calexico Needs Change, but so is beautification through collective action, and last weekend they brought some high school kids along for the ride. During Calexico Needs Change’s weekly cleanup of John F. Kennedy Park as part of the city’s adopt-a-park program, paint was added […]

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FAU Graduate Starts Early in Medicine with Community Service Program

In 2020, when an explosion in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, left 217 dead and thousands injured, Maya Khazem flew out to volunteer and prepare holiday meals for those affected by the blast. At 18, Khazem graduated summa cum laude from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences (pre-medical). She walked the sidewalks […]

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Community Service Events Held for Martin Luther King Jr. Day – The Oracle

Tennessee Tech Food Pantry manager, graduate student Bethany Petty, stocks the shelves at the MLK service event Jan. 21.Photo by Bethany Goodman. In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Commission on the Status of Black People (CSB) hosted two community service events on January 21 and 28. […]

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Confronting Race in Community Service Learning Behind Bars

Newswise – A growing number of service-learning courses are bringing students into jails and prisons, crossing what Alexander (2010) might call the new Jim Crow color line created by mass incarceration. Many of these courses are part of the innovative Inside-Out Prison Exchange program, which brings together internal and external students in a shared university […]

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Joan Goodwin praised for her life of community service | Local News

Longtime resident Joan Goodwin has served in the community throughout her life as a volunteer for many organizations, including as a booster for high school sports teams. Having raised her family in the city, she became involved in the day-to-day events of life in Foxboro. Goodwin, now 87, affectionately called “Joanie” by many, was honored […]

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SPHHS Receives ASPPH Award for Outstanding Community Service

The Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) at the University of Massachusetts has been named the recipient of the 2022 Harrison C. Spencer Award for Outstanding Community Service by the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH). This prestigious award is given annually to an ASPPH member, school, or CEPH-accredited […]

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Spotlight on Community Services: Gate Petroleum, MFA Oil, Parker’s and Shell

NATIONAL REPORT — Giving back through community service efforts and charitable donations is a positive force that keeps many retailers and suppliers in this industry moving forward. Regularly, Convenience store news highlights these philanthropic efforts in this special section. Here are the latest projectors from the company: CITGO Petroleum Corp. CITGO hosted its 35th Annual […]

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Hamilton Park Guns and Drugs Community Meeting Recap

The Dallas Police Department held a community meeting at Hamilton Park United Methodist Church last night following a gun and drug seizure days earlier. The bust saw the arrest of 21 people with guns, counterfeit pills and books of cocaine. Several police majors addressed the community and answered questions about the status of plans and […]

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Community meeting seeks to make Flood Park project a reality

A virtual community meeting is being held on Wednesday, February 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Zoom to help Flood park project moving from the Reimagine Stage, aka Reimagine Flood Park, to the Realize Stage, Realize Flood Park. During the meeting, San Mateo County Park staff and members of CMG’s Landscape Architecture team […]

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Community meeting scheduled for Thursday on the Vince Bayou Trail Plan

The City of Pasadena is hosting an in-person/virtual meeting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, February 3 to gather public input on a planned hiking and biking trail along Vince Bayou that would aim to increase connectivity throughout the city. The meeting will be held from 6-7 p.m. at the Peter C. Fogo Recreation Center, 914 […]

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Sonoma Community Meeting Schedule, February 1

A weekly list of community meetings and events, usually free and always open to the public The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors will meet at 8:30 a.m. According to the agenda, the board will receive updates on legislative affairs, the strategic plan, and climate action and resilience at the start of the meeting. . To […]

Community program

Local school receives grant to strengthen community program

DULUTH, MN — Myers-Wilkins Elementary School is one of 13 schools in the state to receive a $486,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Education. The school is called a full-service community school, which means the school partners with the community to provide additional resources and programs for students. “It’s really about this partnership between […]