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Low-income Cal students get paid for community service with new state program

Select UC Berkeley College Corps scholars and staff during the swearing-in ceremony on October 7, 2022. Credit: California Volunteers, Office of the Governor In a ceremony earlier this month, 98 UC Berkeley students were sworn in as first-class volunteers under CollegeCorps, a new state program that pays $10,000 to high-income students low and medium to […]

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DEQ Holds Community Meeting in Columbus Co. on Private Well Sampling

COLUMBUS CO., NC (WECT) – The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a community information meeting on Tuesday, November 29 at the Riegelwood Community Park Community Center. “DEQ will share updates on ongoing private well sampling for PFAS contamination in Columbus, New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender counties,” a press release read. “Staff […]

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Richmond group calls for solutions to rising gun violence at community meeting

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — A Richmond group called for action at a community meeting about rising gun violence on Thursday. Community members said they did not feel heard by city officials and wanted more to be done. The recent “Assembly Meeting on Community Issues” was the first of four meetings and included discussions on affordable […]

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This City of Arlington department won an international award for community service

Known as the Dream City, Arlington’s reputation is widely known as a great place to visit and live. Of course, a great place to live has to have top notch people to do it. One example is the City of Arlington’s Code Compliance Department, which recently received the 2022 Community Service Award from the International […]

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Pleasanton: Chamber Celebrates with Annual Community Service Awards | New

The Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce honored several local residents and businesses that contribute positively to the town at its 58th annual community service awards ceremony on Monday. The awards ceremony, which dates back to 1963, aims to recognize “individuals, groups and companies who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in business, volunteer activities and achievement in […]

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Governor Youngkin honors recipients of 2022 Volunteer and Community Service Awards

Governor Glenn Youngkin with recipients of the Volunteerism and Community Service Awards outside the Governor’s Executive Mansion on October 25, 2022. Official Photo by Christian Martinez, Office of the Governor Governor Glenn Youngkin announced the recipients of the 2022 Governor’s Volunteer and Community Service Awards. The annual awards program highlights the outstanding efforts of volunteers […]

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Ohio State Receives National Community Service Honor

The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) presented The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center with the Spencer Foreman Award for Outstanding Community Service for demonstrating extraordinary commitment to community service. The AAMC, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the health of people everywhere through medical education, health […]

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Middlesex County awards $250,000 grant to help fund adult community service program

Caring for adults with disabilities has long been a challenge for municipalities, as most participants leave programs at age 21. Middlesex County, using US bailout money, came up with a solution. Last week, county officials awarded a $250,000 grant to the New Jersey Educational Services Commission to help fund its Adult Community Services Program – […]

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Announcing the 2022 Fisher Service Award for Community Military Service Recipients

$250,000 Awarded to non-profit military organizations improving the quality of life WASHINGTON, October 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Fisher House Foundation and Military Times have awarded grants totaling $250,000 to five non-profit organizations supporting military members and their families. The Fisher Service Award for Military Community Service provides funds for innovative programs created to improve the […]

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2022 SEC Football Community Service Team Announcement

13 days ago SEC Staff Photo: SEC Birmingham, Alabama- The SEC sponsors community service teams for all 22 league-sponsored sports. The Community Service Team seeks to highlight one athlete from each school who gives back to their community with superior service efforts. The 18th Annual Women’s Soccer Community Service Team follows: Kat Rogers, Alabama A […]

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Learn ASL with the community program – La Merciade

Have you ever wanted to learn a language but you don’t know exactly where to start? The Eric Community currently offers American Sign Language (ASL) lessons for anyone who wants to try something new. The Erie office of the Center for Hearing & Deaf Services will begin its first eight-week sessions on Thursday, October 27. […]

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Hunter named to SEC Community Service Team

SEC statement: Birmingham, Ala. – The SEC sponsors community service teams for all 22 league-sponsored sports. The Community Service Team seeks to highlight one athlete from each school who gives back to their community with superior service efforts. The 18th Annual Women’s Soccer Community Service Team follows: Kat Rogers, Alabama A Crimson Tide graduate student, […]

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California invests $2.8 million to train Monterey County youth for community service careers

California invests $2.8 million to train Monterey County youth for community service careers Updated: 10:38 PM PDT Oct 26, 2022 State and local officials, including Senator John Laird and Senator Anna Caballero, gathered at the Monterey Adult School in honor of a significant state investment in Monterey County Youth Job Corps.The state-established initiative was awarded […]

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Chatham County leaders give back through community service

Thanks for reading Chatham County’s premier source of news! Doing high-quality community journalism doesn’t come free – consider supporting our journalism by subscribing to News+Record today. Unlimited digital access starts at $4.67/month Print + digital from $6.58/month From Chatham County Government PITTSBORO — Chatham County government leaders gathered for a day of service and team-building […]

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University of Georgia Athletics

ATHENS, Ga. – Georgia graduate midfielder Abby Boyan has been named to the Southeastern Conference Community Service Team, the league office in Birmingham announced on Wednesday afternoon. Boyan has been a volunteer with the Clarke County Mentoring Program since the fall of 2018, serving as a mentor to students at Barrow Elementary School while providing […]

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coordinator commends CDA inmate community service | New

Stacy Bates performs many duties for the town of Malvern and is always on the go, but probably the job that keeps her the busiest is her role as Community Services Coordinator. As part of this program, she often announces inmates from the Arkansas Department of Corrections (ADC) Ouachita River Unit to Malvern’s many parks […]

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Local producer honored for community service and generosity

CHESHIRE – As a young man studying history and religion, John Casertano had no plans to join the family farming business. But after spending time teaching English abroad, Casertano returned to the Cheshire farm and rediscovered his roots. “I realized that was more the type of job I wanted,” Casertano said. “There is a connection […]

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Winkler Daycare Project Supported by Canada Post Community Program – PembinaValleyOnline.com

Funds from Canada Post’s Community Grants Program will allow Winkler Daycare to move forward with another project. The center recently received a $2,600 grant. “The money that was presented to us will go to an outside water bottle refill station,” Winkler daycare director Ang Nickel said. Currently when the kids are out and need to […]

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Dave Weeks honored with Community Service Award from Invest in Others

Dave Weeks, founder of Weeks Financial Groupwon the 2022 Investing in Others Community Service Award, one of five awards presented at the Invest in Others Gala in Boston on September 29, 2022. Weeks won the award for his support of Naperville Elderly Homes, Inc., which provides housing for low-income seniors in Naperville. The nonprofit also […]

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SW Collins Company Receives Shep Lee Community Service Award

CARIBOU, Maine (WAGM) – A local business is honored for its community service efforts. Brian Bouchard of NewsSource8 has the story. Recently, the Institute for Family Owned Business, a nonprofit organization focused on supporting and empowering family businesses in the state of Maine, presented the Shep Lee Community Service Award to the SW Collins Company. […]

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GM Dealer Installs First Chargers in Large Community Program

General Motors has been touting its big electric vehicle push for some time, and one of the key aspects of the automaker’s electric future is its Ultium Charge 360 ​​ecosystem. Essentially, as the manufacturer’s brands begin to ramp up EV production, GM also plans to expand EV charging infrastructure to reduce range anxiety and ensure […]

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Gray boys do community service after animal cruelty debacle

Warning: This article may contain graphic and/or adult content unsuitable for minors and sensitive readers. Read the article Fifteen learners from Gray High School in Gqeberha underwent community service and a mediation program following allegations of animal cruelty earlier this year. Gray and Collegiate High Schools shocked residents of Nelson Mandela Bay when news of […]

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Bradenton Kiwanis Club celebrates 100 years of community service

Bradenton The Bradenton Kiwanis Club recently celebrated the service of 23 Manatee County public safety agencies, saluting their dangerous, often life-saving work. Five of the agencies — Cedar Hammock Fire Rescue, West Manatee Fire Rescue, Bradenton Police Department, Bradenton Fire Department and Manatee County Sheriff’s Office — each received checks for $2,000 to benefit a […]

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A community meeting is scheduled to discuss preschool in the county

Learn more about universal pre-kindergarten options By Laura Mijares | early childhood council A community meeting to learn about Universal Early Childhood Education in Archuleta County is being held Wednesday, October 26, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Summit The Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) Program is an initiative to provide at least 10 hours […]

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Town & Country Senior Vice President Receives Prestigious Community Service Award

SCARBOROUGH – Recently, the Maine Public Relations Council, the premier association of public relations professionals in the state, presented Jon Paradise, Senior Vice President of Communications, Marketing and Community Outreach at Town & Country Federal Credit Union, the 2022 Midge Vreeland Public Service Award. The award, named in honor of the late Midge Vreeland, a […]

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Woodlake Boys & Girls Club offers peer mentorship and community service opportunities

Beginning October 25, the Woodlake Boys & Girls Club will host a mentorship program that benefits club members in both older and younger age groups. In this program, teen members are paired with younger members (ages 6-12) to coach them in sports, help them with homework, team up in the playroom, and guide them in […]

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Thompson School District revisits community service program after pandemic hurdles – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Shortly before the COVID-19 pandemic, the Thompson School Board instituted a requirement that students complete a modest number of community service hours as a condition of graduation. The pandemic has prevented the program from taking off as the district would have liked, and a large number of students have received waivers exempting them from these […]

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Community Night Launches WPS “Space in the Community” Program

Wahoo Public Schools WAHOO – Fantasy writer Paul Brandt once said, “Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.” With countless space exploration headlines in the news these days, including the new James Webb Space Telescope, NASA’s goal of returning astronauts to the moon by 2024, and Elon Musk’s […]

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Ward 1 Fall Community Meeting, October 19

Wednesday October 19, 2022. East Somerville Community School Cafeteria, 50 cross street.Meet and greet with refreshments for in-person attendees begins at 6:00 p.m. The Fall and Spring Community Meetings, formerly known as the ResiStat program, are Somerville’s effort to connect residents of all walks of life to City Hall by providing valuable information straight from […]

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48Hours of 4-H and community service

Michelle Beran is the 4-H Youth Development Officer in the Cottonwood Extension District. Community service and good citizenship are the hallmarks of the 4-H program! 48Hours of 4-H is a statewide service challenge. This challenge encourages 4-H clubs and families to see how many hours of community service can be completed statewide during the second […]

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EPA will host another community meeting in Verona, Mo.

VERONA, Mo. (KY3) – Following several On Your Side surveys, federal government employees return to meet the people of Verona. New government data shows that about 20 places in the United States stand out as the most toxic regarding industrial air pollution. One of them is in Lawrence County. People who live near the BCP […]

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Students Honored by the Board of Education for Community Service

The Maine Township High School District 207 School Board honored three students at its recent meeting by naming them “207’s Best” in the area of ​​community service. The recognized students were Colette Gordon from Maine South, Rayhan Khaja from Maine East and Kris Modi from Maine West. COLETTE GORDON The passion to give back to […]

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Community meeting of the town of Mon Forest

Members of the public present for the presentation. Mon Forest Catchment Chart From: Jennifer Britt Attorney Parsons West Virginia Rivers Public Lands Campaign Coordinator Mike Jones along with Program Study Director Jeremy Morris hosted an extremely informative public session at the Canaan Valley Resort to discuss the issues highlighted. in the recent report containing the […]

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Community meeting in Pine Hills neighborhood of Albany focuses on crime and gun violence

A neighborhood meeting in Albany on Monday focused on the recent increase in gun violence. More than two dozen residents filled a community hall at St. Vincent de Paul Church on Madison Avenue, one block from the Madison Park neighborhood, which has seen a rise in crime during the last year. The Pine Hills Neighborhood […]

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School of Engineering and Science Principal Search Community Meeting and Feedback Survey

Community input is essential in helping us find our next Director of the School of Engineering and Science and we will provide our community with opportunities to help us identify the characteristics of our new Director and inform the type of interview questions that we will use in the process. Community Zoom Meeting Information The […]

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UNCW faculty, staff honored for community service

Friday, October 14, 2022 UNCW employees and a community partner were honored for outstanding community engagement and service to the greater Wilmington area at the 2022 Community Engagement Awards held October 11. The Office of Community Engagement and Impact recognized: Dr. Kimberly CookProfessor of Criminology and Sociology – Emeritus Emeritus Commitment and Public Service Dr. […]

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Community Service Spotlight: Rutter’s, The Spinx Co. and NATSO

by Rutter Rutter’s Children’s Charities donated $75,000 to Crispus Attucks Association for help fund the CA History & Culture Center construction project, which will be an exhibit on local African-American culture. Rutter’s Children’s Charities’ $75,000 donation to Crispus Attucks is the largest donation to date. The retailer organizes several fundraising events and programs throughout the […]

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Community Service Spotlight: NATSO, Rutter’s and The Spinx Co.

by Rutter Rutter’s Children’s Charities donated $75,000 to Crispus Attucks Association for help fund the CA History & Culture Center construction project, which will be an exhibit on local African-American culture. Rutter’s Children’s Charities’ $75,000 donation to Crispus Attucks is the largest donation to date. The retailer organizes several fundraising events and programs throughout the […]

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Anniversary of the Army’s Indigenous Community Program celebrated in the Gapuwiyak community of North East Arnhem Land

The community of Gapuwiyak, northeast of Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory, held a celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Army’s Indigenous Community Assistance Programme. AACAP aims to iimproving the quality of life in remote areas of Australia through a joint partnership between the Australian Army, the National Indigenous Australians Agency and a remote […]

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EPA invites public to community meeting on EtO

I appreciate this opportunity to share information with Utah Policy readers about the EPA’s ongoing efforts to address the health risks of a chemical called ethylene oxide – often referred to as “EtO” – because our work affects residents here in Utah and across the United States. The EPA is taking action to address EtO […]

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Community program could help Colorado teacher shortage

Solving the teacher shortage in Colorado is complex. Many solutions are explored, including a program that sees the community engage in education. DENVER — Solving the teacher shortage in Colorado is a complex problem. Many solutions are explored, including a program that asks the community to get involved in education in a different way. With […]

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Baton Rouge residents slam new stormwater utility fee proposal at community meeting

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) — A new plan to impose a stormwater fee in East Baton Rouge Parish was met with stiff opposition from residents on Thursday, October 13. “People don’t appreciate the way they were treated there tonight,” said worried resident Joy Womack. City and parish officials held the first of several public meetings […]

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New cohort of Frog Aides develop leadership skills through community service

Frog 2021-2022 School Year Helpers (Lia Perez) Student Government Association Freshman Leadership Program, Frog Helpers, selected a new cohort of 50 First year students in September. The program helps students develop leadership skills, connect to the TCU community, and make a difference on campus. The student-run organizationJobs interactive and practical leadership developmentgiving members the unique […]

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For 46th year, Community Thanksgiving Program sets holiday table for those in need – Diocese of Scranton

SCRANTON — As certain as falling leaves, pumpkin spice or any other rite of fall, Friends of the Poor of Scranton announces that the 46th annual Thanksgiving Community Program is on schedule to serve those in need during the upcoming holidays. According to Meghan Loftus, Friends of the Poor CEO. Thanksgiving dinner will be served […]

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jenny miller | Associate Administrator of Entrepreneur Engagement | Kansas City

Jenny helps associates engage with start-up companies. Jenny brings nearly a decade of experience working with entrepreneurs and organizations that support start-ups. She is well aware of the nuances within support structures and the needs of founders and is able to leverage her experience in ecosystem development to build an enterprise-wide associate engagement program. company. […]

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jenny miller | Community Startup Program Manager | Kansas City

Jenny helps associates engage with start-up companies. Jenny manages HB Get Started, Husch Blackwell’s firm-wide initiative designed to provide hands-on experience for associates through engagement with start-up companies and the organizations that support them. Partners with at least one year with the firm are eligible to participate in the program, which actively seeks opportunities to […]

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Officials, community meeting to answer questions about rural broadband expansion

DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) – Construction is well underway in Dorchester County on a project to extend broadband to rural parts of the county and officials say many residents are excited but still have many questions about the project. Last year, Dorchester County Council approved $8.5 million in funding to match private funding to extend […]

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NCDEQ Hosts Community Meeting on PFAS Testing in Lower Cape Fear River Areas

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality held a community meeting in the auditorium at Roland-Grise Middle School, answering questions about sampling private wells from the Cape Fear River and alternate water supplies. Five years ago, a UNCW study found that Chemours GenX and PFAS leak in the Cape Fear River. […]

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Boone County land dispute draws hundreds to community meeting

More than 300 people attended a community meeting Monday night to learn about the state’s plans to develop an innovation district in Boone County. More than 300 people attended a community meeting Monday night to learn about the state’s plans to develop an innovation district in Boone County. The Indiana Economic Development Corporation continues to […]

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Clayton Youth Council launches community service initiative

Group photo from the Clayton Youth Council litter cleanup event. Contributing photo. CLAYTON – Members of the Clayton Youth Council of Johnston County High Schools have pledged to volunteer 1,000 hours by the end of the 2022-23 school year as part of their community service initiative, “The Art of Coming Together”. Clayton Youth Council (CYC) […]

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Sam Hubbard Launches Community Program – Hubbard’s Cupboards

Hubbard cabinets will serve as an on-site supplement to meet any needs that arise, such as when a student needs a new backpack to start the school year or a healthy snack during a long day. Each cupboard will be stocked during the school year with basic school supplies and hygiene products ranging from pencils […]

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School Board Receives Community Service Grant – Lowndes Signal

School board receives community service grant Posted 9:54 am on Monday, October 10, 2022 Career and Technical Education Counselor DeAndre Crowell (left) and Lowndes County Schools Superintendent Jason Burroughs (right) receive a community service grant from District 23 Senator Malika Sanders-Fortier. (Photo by David Lovell) The Lowndes County School Board recently received a $7,500.00 Community […]

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60 less privileged people in Mafe Dedukope receive free community service training from NGO

Free community training Sixty young people from the Mafi Dedukope community in the North Tongu district of the Volta region of Ghana received free vocational training on Saturday, September 24, 2022 with the aim of making them employable. True Worshipers Prophetic Dance Ministries (TWPDM) is a non-governmental organization founded September 1, 2013 to adapt evidence-based […]

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Community meeting to discuss a new community center in Charlestown to be held October 19

This will be the fourth and final community meeting to establish the types of uses and activities the community would like to see in a new center and discuss location options. Please join the Boston Centers for Youth & Families, the City of Boston Public Facilities Department, and the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services for […]

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UNO student Zoe Miller receives 2022 Marian Ivers Community Service Leadership Award | Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center

Zoe’s dedication to community service began in high school, serving in the Methodist Hospital’s Volunteen program, which engaged high school students interested in health care. Since then, she has volunteered for Planned Parenthood Advocates of Nebraska and Women who Run Nebraska and interned at the Nebraska Civic Engagement Table. She is a member of the […]

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Jeptha Abbott DAR honors Unite for HER with Community Service Award – Mainline Media News

WAYNE — The Jeptha Abbott chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) held a meeting this week on “breast cancer awareness,” “women’s issues,” and “service to America” at St. David’s Episcopal Church, Wayne. Members were asked to wear pink to honor breast cancer survivors, support progress in overcoming breast […]

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MaliVai Washington awarded for community service – 104.5 WOKV

Jacksonville, Florida – Jacksonville Beach realtor and tennis star MaliVai Washington has been selected as one of five winners of the National Association of Realtors’ Good Neighbor Award. He has been recognized for his work with the MaliVai Washington Youth Foundation, a non-profit organization he founded in 1996 to provide after-school mentorship and tennis lessons […]

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New District 3 Council Member Jones to Hold Community Meeting – Pasadena Now

City Clerk Mark Jomsky is sworn in before new District 3 Council Member Justin Jones on Thursday, September 29, 2022. [KPAS screenshot] New council member Justin Jones wastes no time getting to work. The newly appointed District 3 representative will hold his first community meeting from 5-6:30 p.m. on October 6 at the Robinson Park […]

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Community program hopes to help teens avoid violence

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) – Violence involving younger age groups is a developing pattern in Shreveport. High school coach and parent Rickey Evans is no stranger to working against violence in the community. In April, he launched a program called Brothers Helping Brothers to teach teens life skills and conflict resolution. He started the program after […]

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Off-campus community service program returns with all staff

After three years of limited operations, Ithaca College’s paid off-campus community The Service Program (OCCSP), which provides paid community service opportunities to students pursuing federal work studies, is back for fall 2022 with a full staff. For the program, the college partners with organizations and nonprofits in the Ithaca area to find internships for students. […]

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FFPLTC certified by the Dementia-Friendly Community program

The Fort Frances Public Library Technology Center (FFPLTC) is one of the first organizations in the province to benefit from a new Alzheimer Society program that aims to better understand dementia FFPLTC and CEO Joan MacLean received a certificate recognizing that they completed a support course from Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River District Client Services […]

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FFPLTC certified by the Dementia-Friendly Community program – Fort Frances Times

The Fort Frances Public Library Technology Center (FFPLTC) is one of the first organizations in the province to benefit from a new Alzheimer Society program that aims to better understand dementia FFPLTC and CEO Joan MacLean received a certificate recognizing that they completed a support course from Alzheimer Society of Kenora-Rainy River District Client Services […]

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NJC baseball players learn to be good men through community service – Sterling Journal-Advocate

A Northeastern Junior College baseball player watches a youngster play with blocks at Early Learners. The Kindergarten is one of many sites that players regularly visit to perform community service. (Courtesy picture) The Northeastern Junior College baseball team is busy. In addition to time spent playing on the field and in the classroom, they are […]

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Rebuilding Together celebrates 30 years of community service with a tournament

POUGHKEEPSIE – Rebuilding Dutchess County Together (RTDC) recently celebrated its 30th anniversary by combining its annual “CHIP in to restart” golf tournament with a post-tournament dinner open to the public. The golf tournament, according to RTDC board member Joe Ciardi, was made possible with the support of several major sponsors and the golfers themselves. “Our […]

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Concordia Senior Living community program aims to prevent falls

A Matter of Balance is a new program in Oklahoma that aims to help seniors regain balance and prevent falls. In a typical year, nearly 7,000 people over the age of 65 are hospitalized due to falls. “Statistics show that 92% of participants who complete the Matter of Balance course do not fall during the […]

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SVB Hosts 12th Annual Tech Gives Back Community Service Week

SANTA CLARA, California October 3, 2022 – SVB, the innovation economy finance partner and parent company of Silicon Valley Bank, today announced the start of the 12e The annual Tech Gives Back event will take place October 1-7, 2022. Tech Gives Back is an international service event that brings together SVB employees, customers and partners […]

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Columbus County NAACP to hold community meeting in reference to Sheriff Jody Greene

WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) – The NAACP Columbus County Chapter has announced a community meeting in reference to Columbus County Sheriff Jody Greene at the Brunswick Waccamaw Missionary Baptist Association building on Tuesday, October 4 at 6 p.m. Last week, audio recordings illustrating Greene makes racist comments were revealed to the public. Members of the NC […]

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Public safety workers invited to Prop 401 community meeting

BONITA – Yes on 401 supporters has announced another informational community meeting, this time targeting a specific group. Those who work or volunteer in public safety, including search and rescue, are invited to meet at The Pharm, 5900 Greenhouse Road, Willcox on Wednesday, October 5, 6-7 p.m. To maintain security, participation must be pre-booked. RSVP […]