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Seaside to Host Community Meeting for Broadway Avenue Corridor Project – Monterey Herald

SEASIDE — The City of Seaside is hosting a community meeting on the entire Broadway Avenue Corridor to hear from the public about the project that will change one of the city’s main thoroughfares. Tuesday’s meeting will take place in the multi-purpose hall of the Martin Luther King Jr. School of the Arts at 1713 […]

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Archaeological digs to begin at headquarters of Women’s League for Community Service

A city archaeologist announces archaeological digs at the headquarters of the Women’s League for Community Service in the South Ward The city’s archeology team will begin a new archaeological dig at the headquarters of the Women’s League for Community Service located at 558 Massachusetts Avenue in the South End. This will be the first archaeological […]

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WMATA “works differently” to support customer safety and community service initiatives

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) says it is “working differently” and will launch several public safety initiatives that will enhance and support customer safety and community service for those who use our transit system. Metro Transit Police (MTPD) has strategically increased officer availability to be more visible throughout the Metrobus and Metrorail system […]

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Universal Technical Institute Wins “Excellence in Community Service” Award from Accrediting Commission for Vocational Schools and Colleges

Recognized organization for encouraging high school girls to pursue studies and careers in STEM PHOENIX, September 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Universal Technical Institute (UTI) has been recognized by its accrediting body for inspiring high school girls to consider technical training and careers in the skilled trades. The Accrediting Commission for Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) […]

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A university making community service mandatory for students

CMR University creates ACSA – an animal shelter on campus. He takes the initiative to make community service mandatory for all his students Bengaluru-based CMR University said it has implemented a Community Service Program (CSP) for all its undergraduate and postgraduate students under the Common Core Curriculum (CCC) from the 2022-23 academic year, with a […]

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New Accreditation Standards End a Beloved Community Program

DANVILLE, Ky. — At the end of this year, after nearly 40 years, the Heart of Danville, one of the city’s premier nonprofits, will say goodbye. What do you want to know The Heart of Danville ends its activities after nearly 40 years of service A few of the Heart’s leaders have reflected on its […]

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CMR University Launches Community Service Program for Students

CMR University, recently announced the implementation of the “Community Service Program” (CSP) for all their undergraduate and postgraduate students under the Common Core (CCC) starting from the academic year 2022 -23. Under the program, students are expected to complete four lakh hours of community service over a four-year period. According to the institute, CSP is […]

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Community Program Grants Fully Distributed, Partners Announced

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI) – Funds allocated to reach children affected by the COVID-19 pandemic are being fully distributed ahead of schedule. No new applications for Idaho Community Program Grants will be accepted. The Department of Health and Welfare (DHW) has supported over 80 community partners through multiple community program funding rounds. The grants were […]

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The Bristol Press – Bristol Historical Society Presents Volunteer and Community Service Awards

BRISTOL — The Bristol Historical Society recently held its annual dinner and presented its volunteer awards and community service award to a local non-profit organization. The Bristol Historical Society presented its Volunteer of the Year awards to two long-time members, Lisa Doyle-Bell and Steve Cowdell. Maya Bringe, president of the Bristol Historical Society, said the […]

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Ordained community service for Minnetonka man who voted twice in 2020 election

Felony’s voter fraud charges against a 30-year-old Minnetonka man for casting two ballots in the 2020 election were stayed and he was instead given a day of community service. Although it’s fairly rare to see such cases in Minnesota — election officials say the voting crime rate is statistically nil — Alexander Leonard Peck faced […]

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Neighbors Help Neighbors on Community Service Day | Lake County News

MERRILLVILLE — Fueled by a sense of purpose, area churches, service organizations and businesses got to work Saturday to help their neighbors. Oh, and throw in lots of donuts and pizza. About 100 to 150 volunteers cleared brush, installed storm doors and cleaned gutters for Christmas in September, sponsored by Rebuilding Together of South Lake […]

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Dr. Agnes Coutinho receives community service award

From students to graduates to faculty, many people in the University of Guelph-Humber community have fond memories of attending their first science meet. Since the free science festival for all ages – which celebrates the wonders of the study of science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) – began in Guelph-Humber in 2017 , Science […]

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Richmond police chief only allows written questions at community meeting

RICHMOND, Va. — A few dozen members of the Richmond community turned up at a Southside church Wednesday night to discuss a wide range of public safety issues with Police Chief Gerald Smith. The event dubbed “Community Conversations with the Chief” notably lacked direct conversations with the chief, which was pointed out by a man […]

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Community Meeting Tonight On Weldon Valley Bond Issue – The Fort Morgan Times

Weldon Valley School District Constituents, IT IS NOW! We will be asking our community this November 8, 2022 to support a $6.5 million bond referendum that will provide local funds to match a Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) grant of at least $7 million for a total of $14 million. The combination of these funds […]

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Services to seniors, Commissioner Jean Brown receives the Outstanding Community Service Award

The Alabama Department of Senior Services and Commissioner Jean Brown received the 2022 Outstanding Community Service Award from the Southeastern Association of Area Agencies on Aging at its annual conference this week. ADSS and Brown were honored for their nationally recognized robotic pet project started by ADSS to address social isolation among older Alabamians. The […]

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Jack McPherson has devoted his entire life to community service

The flag at Coupeville City Hall flew at half mast Monday in honor of Jack McPherson, a community leader, former mayor and volunteer who had wide reach in many organizations. McPherson died at the age of 92 on September 6. McPherson’s commitment to community service began when he joined the Navy. He was commissioned an […]

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The EPA will hold a community meeting in Laredo this week

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) — A long-awaited conversation is finally happening. The Environmental Protection Agency is visiting Laredo to hear residents’ concerns about toxicity in our town. This is a major concern that has haunted Laredo residents for several months now. Worried members of the community have battled ethylene oxide emissions from Midwest sterilization and they […]

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Brown County Hosts Opioid Crisis Community Meeting

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) – Several family members, friends and neighbors who have lost loved ones to opioids say enough is enough. Brown County officials held an Opioid Crisis Listening Session Monday night, giving residents a safe space to share their stories about the dangers of addiction. Dozens of local residents who spoke out said […]

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Opinion: Get involved in community service around New York

It’s the start of the fall semester. You recently said goodbye to friends, family, and maybe even your pets. Now you’re in New York on your own – just like that Taylor Swift song, “Never Grow Up.” So you might be wondering, what now? You’re drawn to all the aesthetic pursuits New York has to […]

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Wickenhauser honored by the Alton Community Service League

September 12, 2022Updated: September 12, 2022 4:58 p.m. Barbara Panfile of the Alton Community Service League (ACSL), left, holds a cornucopia arrangement donated to the group by Jeffrey’s Flowers by Design, Wood River, with ACSL Ways and Means President, Tammy Atchley. The Horn of Plenty is up for a raffle with the band selling tickets […]

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City judge brings back community service for fines

Sept. 9 – Meridian residents with unpaid fines will have another payment option as Municipal Court Judge Dustin Markham brings back a community service credit program. Markham said residents who choose to complete four hours of community service in a month will receive credit for that month’s payment of their city court fines. “They can […]

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Message from the Community: Program Highlights Challenges Faced by Survivors of Human Trafficking

Editor’s note: Community posts are where community announcements and event posts are posted. If you have a community-focused event that you think our readers would be interested in, please submit it here. Hundreds of people ranging from social workers to first responders, lawyers, law enforcement officers and mental health therapists are expected to attend the […]

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City judge brings back community service for fines | Local News

Meridian residents with unpaid fines will have another payment option as Municipal Court Judge Dustin Markham brings back a community service credit program. Markham said residents who choose to complete four hours of community service in a month will receive credit for that month’s payment of their city court fines. “They can waive their payment […]

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Spanish Class Shows How Community Service and Learning Language Skills Go Together | VTX

“She had so much to say, but no one could ever understand her,” Gill said. “As soon as she realized I was speaking Spanish, she latched on and started telling me everything. There was a significant improvement in her work. Elisabeth Austin, associate professor of Spanish at Virginia Tech, said miscommunication is a common problem […]

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Spotlight on Community Services: Kellogg’s, Parker’s and Stewart’s Shops

GPM investments Sponsored GPM Investments Friendship Circle of Virginia’s inaugural ‘Inclusion Day at The Diamond’ during a baseball game between the Richmond Flying Squirrels and the Binghamton Rumble Ponies. The company provided over 3,300 free tickets to the community for the event, which included increased accessible seating, on-site activities for children, ASL services, closed captioning, […]

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A story of community service | Herald Community Newspapers

The Oyster Bay Main Street Association has been in operation for over two decades, helping to invigorate the economy while preserving the integrity of the historic hamlet. Although known for its current efforts, the organization has a long history of supporting local businesses. The association was formed in 2000, and its initial six-person board of […]

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ASU graduate working in real estate development, dealing with community service

September 6, 2022 Arizona State University alumnus Patrice Marcolla believes in the power of positive thinking. She credits it with helping her finish college, pass tough licensing exams, and enter a profession she thrives in. And that’s the basis of the advice she gives to others. Patrice Marcolla earned a magna cum laude […]

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Monroe County Council Awards $151,000 Through Sophia Travis Community Service Grants

Monroe County Council awarded $151,220 in grants to local nonprofits Aug. 23 in honor of late county councilor Sophia Travis, who served as a county councilor from 2004 to 2008. The council gives Sophia Travis Community Service Grants each year, with the amount awarded this year an 11.5% increase over last year. In 2008, Monroe […]

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Smith of City National recognized for community service | New

CHARLESTON, W.VA. City National Bank presented Cannonsburg Branch Manager Kimberlee Smith with the City Cares Award for Outstanding Community Service. As part of his award recognition, Smith chose Ashland Community Kitchen and CASA of Northeast KY to each receive a $750 donation. Each year, City recognizes employees who are dedicated to serving their communities with […]

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Springfield College Freshmen Provide Community Service During Orientation Weekend

SPRINGFIELD — More than 700 Springfield College students, mostly freshmen, fanned out across the city Saturday to help local nonprofits, churches and older residents with projects that needed a little extra help. Students, including some faculty and staff, worked at 32 sites around the city and helped with yard work, outdoor cleaning, window washing, painting […]

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Community Service to Remember 9/11 | Local

A community 9/11 commemoration program will take place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 11 at the Smithfield Fire Station, marking the 21st anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America. The ceremony is open to the public. The program is organized by the Marine Corps League Standing Stone Detachment, Huntingdon, with costs borne by Huntingdon […]

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Sharon Moody praised for her community service

Shelly Carroll (left) joined Sharon Moody and Paul Conley in posing with a Moody Award on August 25. Conley is the executive director of the Plant City Family YMCA center. YMCA ceremony recognizes Moody for dedication to Plant City It was an evening of gratitude to Sharon Moody as she received the 2022 Plant City […]