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UOPD adds unarmed community service workers to campus

There are a lot of new faces at the University of Oregon Police Department. This fall, the ministry hired nine community service officers, newly created positions replacing seven sworn police positions within the agency. Unlike sworn officers, community service officers are not armed. Early next year, once the nine new officers have completed their training, […]

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Scioto County Lawyer Honored for Community Service by Ohio State Bar Foundation

The Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF) is pleased to announce that S. Andrew Sturgill is the recipient of its Community Service Award for Lawyers 40 and Under. The award is presented to lawyers across Ohio who work to make a difference in their local communities, outside of their area of ​​practice, and without compensation. By […]

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Spotlight on Community Service: CEFCO, Global Partners, Mars Wrigley and Sparkling Ice

CEFCO also launched its annual Miracle Balloon fundraising campaign to benefit Baylor Scott & White McLane Children’s Medical Center and 15 other Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) hospitals in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama and Florida. All of the more than 200 CEFCO sites in six states will participate in the campaign, which will run until […]

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Saratoga Independent School presents a community service program called SIS CARES – Saratogian

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – Saratoga Independent School (SIS) has a new community service program called SIS CARES (Community and Real-world Experiences for Students). The school motto, “We take care of ourselves, of others, of our school and of our community,” is the foundation of a school culture that recognizes and honors the importance of caring […]

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Thanksgiving Community Service Celebrates “Living With Gratitude” – Redlands Daily Facts

Thanksgiving past will be remembered in November as the Redlands Area Interfaith Council hosts its annual Thanksgiving Service, open to everyone in the community. The “Live With Gratitude” service is scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 21 at First Presbyterian Church, 100 Cajon St. Guest speaker Nathan Gonzales, chief archivist at AK […]

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One of MPD’s newest community service workers will turn 72 next month

The Milwaukee Police Department (MPD) graduated its final class of community service officers on Friday. These officers provide a lot of assistance to the MPD, which, like many police services, tries to do more with fewer resources. Eric Penebacker is among 10 graduates of the program this year, and he will be 72 years old […]

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SIS announces new community service program: SIS CARES

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Saratoga Independent School (SIS) is excited to share more information about their new program for students in Grades 5-8 – SIS CARES (Real World Community and Experiences for Students). SIS CARES will provide students with more service learning opportunities than ever before. Teaching students that caring for others outside of the school […]

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Panamax values ​​community service programs

November 11, 2021 BY RIODAN BEGUSHAR Panamex Pacific (PNG) Ltd branch in Mt Hagen appreciates its community service program. Highlands Regional Sales Manager Jason Kobua said the company is now part of the communities in which it operates. “We value the community in which we operate, whatever small ways we can do to support community […]

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NAACP Image Awards Focuses on Community Service | New

JOHNSTOWN, PA – Impact and community service were cited throughout the Johnstown Branch’s inaugural NAACP Image Awards on Tuesday. The awards honoring members of the black community and organizations that support the community as a whole were handed out virtually. The winners included a well-known Johnstown nonprofit, a new business, a grassroots group, a community […]

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NAACP Image Awards Focus On Community Service

Nov. 10 – JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – Impact and community service were cited throughout the Johnstown Branch’s inaugural NAACP Image Awards on Tuesday. The awards honoring members of the black community and organizations that support the community as a whole were handed out virtually. The winners included a well-known Johnstown nonprofit, a new business, a grassroots […]

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The case of community service

The Opinion BDN section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to reporting or editing articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. Peter Reilly from Belfast served in the US Air Force. He is retired from a career in finance and teaches various courses at Senior College Belfast. Whether the lens […]

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Ridgefield School Board Announces New Graduate Community Service Recognition – ClarkCountyToday.com

To qualify, students must complete at least 36 hours of community service for each year of high school The Ridgefield School District and the Ridgefield Schools Board of Directors are pleased to announce the implementation of a new program to recognize graduates who demonstrate a commitment to community service. Beginning with the class of 2022, […]

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The Rotary Club of Canby Celebrates 75 Years of Community Service | News, Sports, Jobs

CANBY – Members of the Canby International Rotary Club and their guests spent Wednesday evening celebrating a 75-year tradition of community service. The club was formed in 1946 with sponsorship from the Rotary Chapters of Marshall and Watertown, South Dakota. Since then, it has brought together professionals from the Canby area with a common vision […]

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Norway Boy Scout wins Good Deed Award for National Community Service

Cooper Libby, 12, from Norway (center) was honored with the Youth Hero and Good Deed Award from the American Legion for doing yard work for a Purple Heart veteran. Also pictured on the left are Linda Jack from Legion McKeen Ring Auxiliary 151 McKeen West Paris, Corey Libby, Katie McAllister and Dorene Wilbur Auxiliary West […]

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Greater Monmouth County YMCA Receives Recognition for Community Service

SHREWSBURY, New Jersey – The New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA) has named the YMCA of Greater Monmouth County (the Y) as one of 20 recipients of its annual awards of excellence. The Y was chosen in the Community Service category with Laurie Goganzer, President and CEO, hailed for the organization’s rapid adaptation for […]

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Community Services Council seeks help in listing resources available for Afghan refugees

The Community Service Council said it needs the public’s help to compile a list of resources to help ease the transition for Afghan families arriving in eastern Oklahoma this month. Currently, CSC says that if you have a business or organization that can provide resources to Afghan families, please call 211 and let them know. […]

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Students lead efforts to add community service requirement to joint curriculum – The Lafayette

Lafayette students are universally familiar with the requirements of the Common Study Program (CCS), such as the writing requirement and the quantitative reasoning requirement. In the near future, however, students may need to consider a new element of Lafayette’s general education curriculum: a requirement for community service. Fatimata Cham ’23, Director of the Student Government […]

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SPD community service worker set to grow, but program still finds its feet

Kevin Hendrix, SPD Community Service Officer and Hosea Crumpton, Sworn Officer; image via SPD Facebook. By Paul Kiefer The relaunch of the Seattle Police Department’s Community Service Officer (CSO) unit in late 2019 was quickly overshadowed by a global pandemic. For the next two years, the unarmed civilian team remained mostly under the radar, handling […]

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Community service in Duke fueled by passions

Ask a Duke volunteer why they are involved in community service, and you’ll often hear one word: passion. Duke’s 44th Annual Volunteer Fair, hosted by Duke Civic Engagement in conjunction with the Triangle Nonprofit and Volunteer Leadership Center, was held in September. He inspired 175 students, staff and faculty in attendance to find ways to […]

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Spotlight on Community Service: GPM, Maverik, Stripes and Stacy’s

NATIONAL REPORT – Giving back through community service efforts and charitable giving 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 company’s latest projectors: Casey’s General Stores Casey’s is asking guests to round up […]

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Remillard Family Community Service Fund awards nine grants for collaborations with UMass Chan

The Remillard Family Community Service Fund has awarded nine grants for collaborations with UMass Chan Medical School that have the potential to improve the health of residents of central Massachusetts, especially those who are economically or educationally disadvantaged or under-represented. Established in 2015 with a $ 3 million grant from the Remillard Family Foundation, the […]

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Found Village founder Katie Nzekwu of Fort Thomas receives highest community service award in the country

By Peggy Kreimer HodgsonRotary Club of Cincinnati Katie Nzekwu from Fort. Thomas received the country’s highest community service award – the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Prize for outstanding public service to benefit local communities – as part of the Jefferson Awards program, known as the Nobel Prize for Community Service . Nzekwu is the co-founder and […]

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Program integrates community service into classes – WSU Insider

Hundreds of students across multiple Washington State University campuses will participate in community service projects as part of their English classes this year. The projects are facilitated by non-profit organizations and will provide students with rich experiences to think about and write about. The professors who run the courses said the service learning projects were […]

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Savannah Police Community Service Officer Program Positively Impacting Department

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) – A year ago this month, Savannah police launched a revamped version of its community service officer program, putting unsworn SPD personnel on the streets to deal with non-emergency calls. It is a program that has been successful over the past year, according to the ministry. There is a Community Services Officer […]

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Local nonprofit matches homeless people with community service

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. — The City of Newport Beach recently awarded a one-year, $30,000 grant to help connect area homeless people to community service projects. The city sought out Trellis International, a Costa Mesa-based nonprofit led by Ian Stevenson. Stevenson founded the organization in 2011, launched it as a 501(c)(3) in 2013, and became the […]