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Community Service Association (CSA) – Staff Portal

Community Service Association (CSA) Mission statement The Community Service Association of San Diego Unified School District is a non-profit association organized to solicit contributions from district employees for recognized San Diego County charities that support the arts, education, health and social services. *** CSA members please note for the year 2022 – 2023: Designated gifts […]

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Wake County Hosts Community Meeting to Address Opioid Epidemic

Wake County will receive more than $35 million over the next 18 years through the National Opioid Settlement, a historic $26 billion agreement that will provide desperately needed relief to communities impacted by the opioid epidemic. And on August 2, leaders will ask the community for input on how to spend it. “The opioid epidemic […]

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TPS Board Member Holds First Community Meeting Since Leaving | Local News

About 50 people gathered at El Patron Cocina Mexican restaurant Monday night for Tulsa Public Schools board member E’Lena Ashley’s first community event since she and two other board members ended a meeting early on the way out. In a video stream of the session posted to social media by an attendee, several people who […]

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Double shooting in Middle River involving automatic weapon sparks concern, community meeting – Baltimore Sun

A Tuesday morning shooting in Middle River with an automatic weapon that injured two sparked concern and a public meeting called by the state’s delegate for the area. Del’s meeting. Ric Metzgar on Thursday will focus on “double-shot driving with an automatic weapon” in a “quiet and peaceful community,” according to a press release from […]

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Sonoma Community Meeting Schedule, July 27

A weekly list of community meetings and events, usually free and always open to the public Wednesday July 20 The North Sonoma Valley City Advisory Council, which advocates for the communities of Glen Ellen, Eldridge and Kenwood, has its regular meeting at 5:30 p.m. The agenda includes SDC, Vegetation Management Grants and the group’s annual […]

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Trevor Zoo combines learning, fun and community service

A school located in Dutchess County offers a unique curriculum that teaches students how to care for animals, but not just your typical cats and dogs. It is also open to visitors. Trevor’s Zoo is a one-of-a-kind place for learning, fun and community service. “It was the first of its kind and it still is. […]

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Hubbardston Police Chief Perron looks back on sixteen years of community service

HUBBARDSTON — After more than 16 years of community service and nearly four decades in law enforcement, Police Chief Dennis Perron has decided to make it a career. Perron’s last day on the job was July 15, when the job of top cop in town was given to the sergeant. Ryan Couture. “I think I’ve […]

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Juvenile delinquency triggers community meeting

Senator Matt Canavan speaks with concerned residents Shane and Mark at the community meeting on the Yeppoon waterfront By Trish Bowman A spike in youth crime in central Queensland prompted concerned resident Tamara Jensen to host a community meeting held in Yeppoon over the weekend. Around 150 people gathered at the Yeppoon Foreshore Amphitheater on […]

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Officials hold community meeting at San Pedro’s Peck Park following deadly shooting – Daily Breeze

Los Angeles police and city officials will hold a community meeting at the Peck Park Auditorium on Tuesday evening, July 26, to address concerns following a shooting that left two dead and six injured over the weekend. Officials at the 5 p.m. meeting also planned to discuss a “community action plan for safety and awareness,” […]

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ODF moves community meeting from wildfire risk map to virtual meeting, open to all

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Forestry has canceled Tuesday’s community information session scheduled at Grants Pass on the state’s new wildfire hazard mapping effort. Wednesday’s scheduled briefing in Medford will now be a virtual-only meeting. Anyone can attend the virtual session. Many community locations, including the Medford Public Library, are designated as community […]

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Duluth holds second community meeting in search for police chief

DULUTH, Minn. – With Duluth Police Chief Mike Tusken due to retire next week, the process of finding his replacement is underway. This includes organizing community meetings to give the public a space to share their thoughts. A dozen people attended the second such meeting at the Portman Community Center on July 26. That’s more […]

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Community meeting to discuss proposed solar project in Pleasant View – The Journal

Invenergy, a renewable energy company, is proposing to build a 127 megawatt solar project near Pleasant View. The company built this one in Woodville, Ontario, Canada. Invenergy Renewables plans 127 megawatt project in Montezuma County Community members are invited to an open house on August 8 from 5-7 p.m. at the Pleasant View Fire Station, […]

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John Sloat Elementary School Principal Search Community Meeting and Feedback Survey

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

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The religious community service will hold a block party to celebrate its 40th anniversary

More than forty years have passed since Sister Angela Mary Parker made it her mission to feed the hungry by serving soup from the back of her station wagon in 1982. The following year, a group of about 30 parishioners met with Dr. William Hunt and Sister Parker at Christ Episcopal Church to discuss the […]

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Mitchell County Extends Invitation to Community Service Award Recipients Banquet in Honor of Dorothy Wilson

– Advertising – The Leadership Mitchell County Board of Directors cordially invites you to the Mitchell County Community Service Award Banquet in honor of Dorothy Wilson. In 2015, LMC launched the Community Service Award to recognize individuals who are consistent in their stewardship and commitment to service in Mitchell County. “Dorothy has tirelessly given her […]

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Potato House Sustainability Community Society thriving vegetable garden

The Potato House Sustainable Community Society is receiving funding through the Job Creation Partnership Stream of WorkBC Community and Employer Partnerships to build a 1,000 square foot vegetable garden on the property with the help of a participant in the ‘work experience. This project began in April and will aim to build a garden on […]

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Oak Fire: Still 0% containment, community meeting on Sunday

MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Cal Fire has set a target date for full containment of the Oak Fire for next Saturday, but time will tell if that goal will be achieved. The Oak Fire is raging and is now estimated at 15,603 acres and remains at 0% containment. Officials said Sunday the fire remained […]

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Caritas Family Solutions Senior Community Services Employment Program Receives $10,000 Grant | Community

Caritas Family Solutions Community Services for Senior Citizens Employment Program (SCSEP) is the recipient of a $10,000 grant from the Boeing Employee Community Fund – St. Louis. SCSEP is a program that gives low-income adults aged 55 and over the opportunity to prepare for and re-enter the labor market. Seniors who qualify receive job preparation, […]

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AMERKS WINS COMMUNITY SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR AHL EASTERN CONFERENCE

Jul 22, 2022 The American Hockey League held its 2022 Awards Gala at the annual meeting of the Board of Governors in Hilton Head Island, SC, Thursday night, presenting several awards for excellence and service. Rochester Americans received the Community Service Excellence Award among all Eastern Conference teams for outstanding community relations efforts during the […]

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Local News: Nevada High School AFJROTC Wins Silver Star Community Service with Excellence Award (7/22/22)

Cadets, along with Lt. Col. Bryan Eckart, on a recent trip this summer. Photo submitted The Nevada High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) won, for the first time in school history, the “Silver Star” Community Service Award with Excellence for the Year school year 2021-2022. This prestigious award recognizes the top […]

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Easterseals Hawaii marks 75 years of valuable community service

HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Easterseals Hawaii (ESH) celebrated its 75e anniversary to honor 75 years of service to benefit people with disabilities and their families, as well as local businesses and the wider Hawaiian community who have supported the organization. Funds raised from the event will support the ESH Adult Day Health program for people with developmental disabilities […]

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Gulfport Police Relaunch ‘Community Service Officer’ Program

GULFPORT, Mississippi (WLOX) — Recent high school graduates are being offered a chance to get their foot in the door and establish a lifelong career in protection and service. The Gulfport Police Department has just relaunched its Community Service Officer program. From responding to burglaries and assisting with case processing, the program is designed to […]

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First community meeting planned for the city’s civil rights history project

The City of Fort Collins Historic Preservation Program is launching its local Civil Rights History Project, and interested residents are invited to a community meeting next Wednesday, July 27, from 6-7 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Colorado River Room of the City Utilities Building at 222 Laporte Ave. A virtual option will […]

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Bond Hill and Roselawn will hold a community meeting on gun violence

CINCINNATI — Neighbors in Bond Hill and Roselawn are hosting a meeting to talk about gun violence. The event is free and open to the public, and is held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Woodward High School. The meeting was organized by Bond Hill Community Council, Roselawn Community Council and the Roselawn Business Association. […]

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Clarifai’s new community service aims to promote AI sharing and collaboration

Unstructured data-focused artificial intelligence startup Clarifai Inc. today announced the launch of Clarifai Community, a free service to promote collaboration and sharing in AI. Clarifai is a well-funded startup that came up with the somewhat novel idea of ​​helping companies use massive volumes of unstructured and unlabeled data to train AI models. The company has […]

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Cook County Sheriff’s Department Shares Community Service Officer Internship Successes

Cook County welcomed a new face to the sheriff’s department this summer. A Community Services Officer (CSO), Logan Wehner, was hired through a probationary program with the Cook County Sheriff’s Department. Wehner is currently pursuing a career in law enforcement at Winona State University. The CSO opportunity was developed to fit a seasonal contract position […]

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Microsoft launches the Azure Space Partner Community program

Credit: Vincentiu Solomon on Unsplash Microsoft has launched a partner-focused partner program offering space-focused products and services, providing access to a range of support and benefits. In a document listed on Microsoft’s website, the partners the company plans to nurture under the program include systems integrators, data vendors, and independent analytics and artificial intelligence software […]

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Community meeting aims to allay fears over Medina temple’s temporary future as casino

Architects considering redeveloping the historic temple city center of Medina as the temporary site of a new casino want to be clear: the building’s copper domes, third-story ceiling and stained-glass windows will remain intact, preserving the architectural integrity of 1912. Bally’s casino — which has won city approval for a new site in River West […]

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City of Harrisburg partners with local churches for Community Service Week

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – The city parks of Harrisburg will be filled with family, faith and fun as the annual Faith Into Action event returns. The Faith Into Action Youth Conference and Family Festival will take place Tuesday, July 19 through Saturday, July 23 at five city parks in Harrisburg. The event will bring together […]

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Wife of ex-UCLA star Cade McNown gets community service in robbery case

UPDATE 5:48 p.m. PT — We spoke with McNown’s attorney, Michael Arton, who tells us that his client was enrolled in a diversion program. She will have next year to complete the community service and flight course – and will then receive a clean bill. Also…he says the actual charges only alleged the theft of […]

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Knoxville police chief attends community meeting over spate of car break-ins

Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT) – On Monday morning, Knoxville Police Department officials confirmed more car break-ins in North Knoxville’s 4th and Gill Wards. KPD officials said 59 cars had been broken into since July 8. A resident whose car has been broken into twice since Friday July 8 is Bailey Rose. She attended Monday night’s meeting […]

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Ross will receive the 2022 Ted Robertson Community Service Award | Local

Dr. Kathleen Ross, co-founder and first president of Heritage University, is the 2022 recipient of the Ted Robertson Community Service Award, the Greater Yakima Chamber of Commerce announced Friday. Ross’ career began as a high school teacher in Spokane, but quickly moved into higher education, focusing on cross-cultural communication. His career in higher education spans […]

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Accelerate passage of Community Services Bill to reduce overcrowding in prisons – Forum

Share this with more people! The Attorney General’s Department and other relevant institutions involved in passing the Community Service Bill have been urged to speed up the process to control overcrowding in various prisons across the country. The bill, which is currently in the office of the Attorney General, seeks to provide for community service […]

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Baurs commemorates its 125th anniversary with a series of community service initiatives

laptop donation Beach cleaning Guided by its corporate philosophy of improving people’s lives, A. Baur & Co. Ltd. (Baurs) celebrates 125 years of business in Sri Lanka, with a series of initiatives focusing on youth education and environmental protection. Fostering the education of young people, especially […]

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Feel Good Friday: National Ice Cream Day, Community Service and Mosaic Festival | A&E

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day The Pastry Project is partnering with the Dairy Farmers of Washington to celebrate National Ice Cream Day this Sunday. The Pastry Project co-founders Emily Kim and Heather Hodge are sharing one of their favorite childhood traditions by giving away a sundae or cone of soft serve ice cream and topping […]

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Exceptional student community service is recognized

WORCESTER, Mass. – Two local students were chosen for a leadership program that kept them busy at the Boys and Girls Club of Worcester. Shalini Biju and Diana Nguyen were chosen as part of the Bank of America Student Leaders program. The eight-week summer internship provides students with first-hand experience of serving their communities. Biju […]

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A community meeting will be held to update the Bellevue Airfield Park Master Plan

A community meeting will be held to update the Bellevue Airfield Park Master Plan The community meeting will be held via Zoom on July 26 at 6:30 p.m. Although the Bellevue Airfield Park Master Plan was originally adopted in 2012, City of Bellevue staff are undertaking a new […]

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Halfway Hill fire 10% contained; Community meeting scheduled for Friday in Fillmore – St George News

A view of the Halfway Hill Fire in Millard County, Utah, July 8, 2022 | Photo courtesy of Utah Fire Info, St. George News ST. GEORGE- The Halfway Hill Fire is now 10% contained and has burned 11,637 acres. MAccording to a press release from the Great Basin Type 2 Incident Management Team on Wednesday, […]

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County Flood Control District Calls Community Meeting For Doney Park Residents Thursday | Local

SUN DAILY STAFF In an effort to re-emphasize the urgency of proper flood mitigation, the Coconino County Flood Control District has invited residents of Doney Park to a community meeting to be held Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the gymnasium at the Cromer Elementary School, located at 7150 Silver Saddle Road. According to a county […]

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Over $17.5 Million in PennSERVE Community Service Grants Across Pennsylvania

Governor Tom Wolf announced more than $17.5 million – the highest in Commonwealth history – to support the community service work of 26 AmeriCorps programs. PennSERVE, housed within the Department of Labor and Industry, is the Pennsylvania granting partner of AmeriCorps, the premier federal agency for national service and volunteerism. “AmeriCorps programs serve real needs […]

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Nicholas Elementary School Principal Search Community Meeting and Feedback Survey

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

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St. Pete Hosts First Community Meeting on Tropicana Field Redevelopment

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – Will the current site of Tropicana Field become the home of a new Tampa Bay Rays baseball stadium? The city of St. Petersburg hosted the first of three community meetings Tuesday at the Foundation for a Healthy St. Pete after Mayor Ken Welch announced in late June that he was […]

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Former Lady Panther Leah Akridge honored for community service to ETBU

MARSHALL, Texas (KTRE) — Former Lufkin softball player Leah Akridge has been named the US Southwest Conference Female Athlete of the Year. “I’m recognized for something beyond my softball accolades,” Akridge said. “Getting this award shows that I am successful in my field of mission because that is how I see community service. It is […]

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Willie Stewart Community Service Scholarship Honors 11 Pierce County High School Seniors |

The Willie Stewart Annual Community Service Scholarship honored Pierce County High School recipients end of June 11. This year marks the 22nd anniversary of the program, which recognizes a number of Pierce County high school students who demonstrate strong volunteer commitment to their community. United Way has partnered with Willie Stewart for the scholarship’s 22-year […]

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Christy Neff leads community service efforts

Every week, this series shares MarionMade! stories of our many wonderful people, places, products and programs in the greater Marion community. To read more positive stories from Marion, or to share some of your own, visit us at marionmade.org or on social media. Christy Neff moved to Marion when she was 6 years old. Her […]

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Tahoe Elementary School Principal Search Community Meeting and Feedback Survey

Community input is essential in helping us find our next Tahoe Elementary School principal and we will provide our community with opportunities to help us identify the characteristics of our new principal and inform the type of interview questions which we will use in the process. Community Zoom Meeting Information The community meeting will take […]

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New experiences and community service motivate Stelly high school valedictorian – Vancouver Island Free Daily

Stelly’s high school valedictorian Jasmeen Lalari has a score to settle with those who might question this year’s class’ readiness to enter a world defined by crises. “I think we don’t give ourselves enough credit,” Lalari said. “Our high school experience was a harsh reality most of the time, but we’ve gained so much experience […]

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Community service projects focus on school supplies and buses

Studies reveal that affected teachers spend an average of $750 of their own funds per year on supplies and classroom necessities. Two major community service efforts in Hernando County are working to ensure that all teachers and students have the tools they need to succeed next school year. While there isn’t a designated bus featured […]

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Inferno: A community meeting is scheduled for Thursday evening at the Anderson fire station to discuss Clear fire

There will be a community meeting in Anderson on Thursday evening to share information about the Clear Fire. The meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Anderson Fire Station, 911 D Street in Anderson and will be streamed live on the Alaska Forestry and Fire Protection Division DNR Facebook page. If you are evacuated […]

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Road safety discussed at a community meeting

CVTC President Harry Leon (standing) greets community members who attended the June 29 public safety meeting.Photo by Mary O’KEEFE By Mary O’KEEFE On Wednesday, June 29, the Crescenta Valley City Council held a public meeting with law enforcement where the subject of traffic safety was discussed. The meeting followed a previous emergency traffic safety meeting […]

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Community Services Bill to pass soon – assures Deputy Attorney General

Deputy Attorney General Alfred Tuah-Yeboah reaffirmed his team’s commitment to passing the Community Service Bill. He says the processes to make the bill a reality are nearly complete. “We now have the bill. What remains is stakeholder consultation. Thereafter, we will have the final draft which will be submitted to the cabinet for approval before […]

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Teens explore community service with SERVE & Sweat

Seventeen teenagers recently spent the week making the world a better place. “Just seeing the happy looks on the faces of the children – it’s an instant reward for the work we do,” Dani Barg, 15, told JHV. “It’s not just about community service hours, it’s about helping others.” Barg is one of the teen […]

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UWO Kenote, Rath alumni recognized for advancing passion for community service

Ten successful University of Wisconsin Oshkosh graduates have been chosen to receive top honors for 2022 by the Alumni Association Board of Trustees. Over the summer, we will introduce you to these exceptional graduates. Student involvement on campus led two UWO graduates to become passionate about community, leadership, and sustainability. Thomas Kenote ’16, of Keshena, […]

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Community service: a boon for residents of Back2Basics, Flagstaff Community

Providing residents with a variety of options for volunteer work also allows Back2Basics residents to find their passion. Back2Basics Outdoor Adventure Recovery is proud to call Flagstaff our home, and when you live in a community, it’s important to be part of that community in a way that satisfies you and the people around you […]

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County Characters: Longtime Damariscotta City Official, Businessman Urges Community Service

Mark Hagar stands outside the Great Salt Bay Community School in Damariscotta on Monday, June 27. In addition to founding Hagar Enterprises Inc., Hagar served on the Great Salt Bay Health District Board of Directors for six years, the Damariscotta Select Board of Directors for 12 years, and currently works as a facilities manager for […]

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Centraide honors community service leaders and volunteers

U.S. Representative Frederica S. Wilson of Florida’s 24th congressional district (center) receives the Public Service Leadership Award. Pictured (lr) are Eddie Dominguez, Rep. Wilson and Ana Veiga Milton. United Way Miami recently celebrated 98 years of serving and impacting Miami-Dade County at its 2022 Annual Meeting and Volunteer Awards. At the event, the organization honored […]

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Grants for Disadvantaged Youth, Arts, Health, and Community Programs

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 PURPOSE OF THIS GRANT: Community, Arts/Culture, Disadvantaged Youth, Health, Homelessness Thank you for reading Youth Today and for being […]

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Novant Health and Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Announce $1 Million Community Program Investment – ​​WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE – Novant Health and the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library announced a partnership on Wednesday to address the social determinants of health, health equity and help create lasting impact in our communities. Novant Health will make an investment of $1 million, including a cash donation of $500,000 to the CommonSpark campaign and $500,000 in in-kind support […]

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The Workreation program combines fun and community service | Community

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – A program through Lafayette Parks and Recreation combines community service with a little fun. The program is called Workreation and aims to involve children in the community while working towards a reward. Participants, ages 7 to 17, spend an hour on weekday mornings cleaning and maintaining Lafayette’s parks. At the end […]

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St. Francis of Glen Ellyn student wins National Community Service Award – Shaw Local

WHEATON – Junior Ella Champagne of St. Francis High School in Glen Ellyn has a lot to do. She is the editor of the yearbook and the student newspaper. She is on the math team, works at Panera Bread, and sits on the board of Students Against Drunk Driving (SADD). On top of all that, […]

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County discusses Fox Island Bridge replacement and repair project at community meeting – Gig Harbor Now

Community government transport It will take them some time to have all the answers, but Pierce County Planning and Public Works officials provided all the information they could about the Fox Island Bridge replacement or renovation at a community meeting Wednesday night at Goodman Middle School. Staff members quickly discussed a repair project to come […]

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Rotary Presents Club, Community Service Awards – Park Rapids Enterprise

Rotary of Park Rapids presented club and community service awards at the club’s annual awards and installation event, June 29 at the home of Teresa and Jeff Segers. The David R. Konshok Professional Leadership Award was presented to Molly Luther for her service to the Explore Minnesota Tourism Board. The award recognizes those who go […]

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WSU alumni are globally recognized for their community service – The Daily Evergreen

Nam Nguyen contributed to the community; he is the first student to study on all seven continents Nam Nguyen, a WSU alumnus in the Class of 2020, won this year’s award Diana Award. The award is given to people between the ages of 9 and 25 who have taken an active role in community service, […]

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Community meeting for a new playground | The Bee – The Buzz in Bullhead City – Lake Havasu City – Kingman – Arizona – California

Bullhead City, AZ., June 30, 2022 – In another demonstration of Bullhead City’s commitment to improving the quality of life for all citizens, the Public Works Department will host a community input meeting to discuss the replacement of the field of game in the Ken Fovargue park. The meeting will be held on July 12 […]

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How Community Services Officers Help Increase Burlington’s Police Force

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – When the City Council voted to cut Burlington’s police force by 30% in 2020, millions of dollars began flowing into transformative types of policing. Now Burlington has a host of unarmed personnel patrolling the streets, such as community service officers, community service liaison officers and the new city park rangers. Community […]

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AARP Maine seeks nominees for Community Service Award

AARP Maine is seeking nominations for its 2022 AARP Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors individuals who share their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of others in their community. The annual award is named after AARP founder Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, who founded AARP in 1958 at the age of 73. […]

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Upshur County State Farm Officer Wins Community Service Grant

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (WBOY) – An Upshur County State Farm Officer has again been selected to receive a grant for outstanding community service. Kelley Tierney was one of 100 agents chosen from nearly 20,000 agents nationwide, to receive a $10,000 grant through State Farm’s Outstanding Community Involvement Program. Tierney chose the Foundation for Better Schools in […]

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OmniRide Receives Outstanding Community Program Award from VTA

Sponsored WOODBRIDGE, VA – Virginia Transit Association (VTA) Honored OmniRide with the Outstanding Community Program Award on Thursday, June 2 at the VTA Annual Meeting in Richmond. Prince William County Supervisor and PRTC* Chairman Victor Angry and OmniRide Planning Director Perrin Palistrant accepted the award on behalf of the organization. Several employees from OmniRide and […]

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Peters Township Public Library Receives $10,000 for Community Program | Local News

With a $10,000 grant in hand, the Peters Township Public Library is planning a new program for next spring that aims to use literature to bring the community together. This money is just a portion of more than $1 million distributed by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to 62 nonprofit organizations nationwide. The […]

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John Abi-Habib honored by the Bay Ridge Center for his community service

Plans for the new Bay Ridge Center have also been unveiled and are expected to be 20,000 square feet. It was a big turnout as the Bay Ridge Center’s annual Summer Celebration of Giving honored Bay Ridge civic leader John Abi-Habib on Saturday, June 25. The event, held in the backyard of Lutheran Elementary School, […]

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Community Services Bill will decongest prisons, stakeholders admit

Speakers Participants at the one-day sensitization workshop on the Community Service Penalty Bill in Takoradi agreed that the Bill, once enacted, would be the surest way to reduce overcrowding in the various country’s prisons. They therefore pleaded with the organizers to work with the media to highlight the benefits of the community service sentence for […]

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Spotlight on community services: GPM, Kum & Go, Maverik and Parker’s

parker‘s is also donating approximately $275,000 to public and private schools in Georgia and South Carolina this spring and has donated more than $1.8 million to area schools since the Fueling the Community program launched in 2011 The program is a long-standing charitable initiative that donates a portion of every gallon of gasoline sold on […]

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NEOM’s Shuhub community program to develop the next generation of Saudi football talent

CROMWELL, Conn.: Xander Schauffele shot his second straight 7-under 63 on Friday to take a five-shot lead in the Travelers Championship. The Olympic champion shot a 31 on the front nine at TPC River Highlands with four birdies, then hit a 32 on the back, birdying at 11, 14 and 17. He hit 33 of […]

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Community service helps women connect and find balance

michelle wright Certus Consulting president Michelle Wright has been busy all week providing human capital and management consulting, primarily in the healthcare sector. But early in the morning or during her lunch break, she will sneak into a philanthropic meeting. On a recent weekend she wanted to volunteer at a United Way event and spend […]

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NEOM launches Shuhub community program

NEOM, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – NEOM, global partner of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), today announced the Shuhub Community Football Skills Development Programme, which will aim to develop the next generation of Saudi talent and provide football opportunities for children of all. skills throughout Saudi Arabia. As the first NEOM football program, the Shuhub […]

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Timothy Beaulieu named 2022 Franco-American of the Year for community service – and Poutinefest!

The Beaulieu family from left, Brady, Timothy, Laura and Adeline. Courtesy picture MANCHESTER, NH – Timothy Beaulieu was named Franco-American of the Year 2022. “The Franco-American Center of Manchester has been honoring a ‘Franco-American of the Year’ since 1983. The recipients are always outstanding members of the community who have distinguished themselves through their contributions […]

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Former Lund Fire Station unsuitable for use by the Lund Community Society

The Qathet Regional District Board will consider a recommendation that the former Lund Fire Station is not suitable for the purposes of the Lund Community Society. The Qathet Regional District Board will consider a recommendation that the former Lund Fire Station is not suitable for the purposes of the Lund Community Society. At the June […]

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TUA Wins Community Service Award | Local News

Tullahoma Utilities Authority (TUA) received the Sue Kelly Community Service Award from the American Public Power Association (APPA), recognizing “good neighbor” activities that demonstrate the commitment of the utility and its employees to the community. TUA prioritizes community engagement and hosts major community events, including an annual Public Energy Week celebration, National Clean Water Week […]

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Oceanside Police Recruit New Community Services Officers

OCEANSIDE, CA – The Oceanside Police Department recently launched a new Community Service Officer (CSO) career opportunity. The department is looking to hire 30 community service officers for a new program designed to promote the personal and professional development of every CSO. Community Services Officers hired for this time-limited position will assist in a variety […]

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The Volusia County Community Program provides meals for children during the summer

The Volusia County Community Assistance Division is sponsoring a summer food service program through August 12 to provide free breakfast and lunch to youth 18 and under. “This program has always existed and is needed,” said Clayton Jackson, Community Services Manager for Volusia County. “It’s not something that was spurred on because of COVID. During […]

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Torrington Police tackle neighborhood crime with community program

TORRINGTON, CT (WFSB) – The Torrington Block Watch Program works to reduce crime across the city. The program works to keep the community vigilant. Members of every block monitoring community are always on the lookout for suspicious activity. Tonight, one of these block surveillance events is taking place in the Jardon district. Some of the […]

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Community meeting on Holton, Cross Street Lighting Industrial Estate | Winchester

WINCHESTER – The Metropolitan Area Planning Council, together with the Planning Council, will hold a community meeting in person at City Hall and via Zoom on Tuesday June 28 from 7-8.30 p.m. to discuss the area of Holton and Cross streets. . The city is conducting a study of the Holton/Cross Street Lighting Industrial Area […]

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Ipswich Refugee Program receives 2022 Community Service Award

From left to right: Lynn Lenhart, Meredith Joss and Patsy Velcour Please support local advertisers “It takes a village to raise a child.” This is how the proverb is usually pronounced, but Lynn Lenhart, co-founder of the Ipswich Refugee Program (IRP), told the Ipswich Democratic Town Committee she would like to change it. “I would […]

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Sentenced to perform community service

In our criminal justice system, there is a place to sentence an offender to perform community service instead of sentencing them to jail or pay a fine. Community service is a type of alternative sentence that has been approved or confirmed to be effective in the criminal justice system around the world. Instead of ordering […]

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2022 Woodland High School graduate receives community service award

WOODLAND — Woodland High School’s Taylor Curnutt received the Silent Servant Student Award from the Peter R. Marsh Foundation, which includes a plaque as well as a $500 grant to be used for Taylor’s future endeavours. Taylor received the award for her countless hours of community service through the Clark County Executive Horse Council’s Adopt-a-Horse […]

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Triton students honored for community service | New

BYFIELD – Thirty-four students from Triton Regional High School are recognized by the United Nations Association of America and InnerView Technologies for their dedication to community service. This is done through the fifth annual National Community Service Impact Awards. The program, open to all U.S. high school students, is designed to connect students’ community service […]

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City of Austin Holds First Community Meeting for Montopolis Pool Project

AUSTIN, TX – The city of Austin organizes the first community meeting for the Montopolis Pool Renovation Project Thursday, June 21. Those interested in participating can join the meeting via Zoom or in person at the Montopolis Recreation and Community Center at 7 p.m. To register for the Zoom meeting, click here. The renovation of […]

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Stroock’s Small Business Legal Relief Alliance Wins Best Community Program at 2022 Managing Partners’ Forum Awards

NEW YORK, June 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Stroock is pleased to announce that the firm’s Small Business Legal Relief Alliance has won the “Community Theme” award at the 2022 Managing Partners’ Forum Awards, which highlight excellence in the management of professional services firms. The “community theme” recognizes efforts that allow a company’s community to thrive. […]

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United Way River Cities Hosts Community Service Action Week | New

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Camp Frame reopens for 4-H youth; campers carry out community service projects | Journal-news

Camp Frame campers work on no-sew blankets for the local Linus Project chapter as part of their 4-H community service project. Newspaper photo by Emily Keefer HEDGESVILLE – After a two-year hiatus without in-person camps due to COVID-19 and the holding of a virtual summer camp, the Tri-County 4-H Camp in Hedgesville was pleased to […]

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| Black Fire Community Meeting Tonight 6:00 PM at HillsboroNM Fire Info

June 16, 2022 Daily Update SOUTH-WEST AREA INCIDENT MANAGEMENT TEAM TEAM 4 – AARON HULBURD – INCIDENT COMMANDER Acres: 320,971 acres Containment: 48% Total staff: 1,226 Cause: Human-made, under investigation Start date: Friday, May 13, 2022 Location: 31 miles northwest of Truth or Consequences, NM Fuels: Woods and tall grass Strong points: The Area 4 […]

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A RECORD: Nine churches lead a large outdoor community service in Jackalope Square | New

Douglas Assembly of God pastor Brian Rossignol was excited—delighted, in fact—to see God working in a big way in his community recently. Something quite unique happened in Douglas last Sunday morning as a record number of nine different churches came together to lead worship services in Jackalope Square for nearly 400 people. Community Church is […]

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News | City of West Hollywood

Community members are invited to learn about the City’s budget priorities and key initiatives and provide feedback for fiscal years 2022-23 and 2023-24 at an upcoming virtual community meeting. City staff will present the City Manager’s recommended budget for the next two fiscal years. The discussion on the city budget will take place on Monday, […]

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Crookston Public Schools hold community meeting ahead of $3.91 million referendum – Grand Forks Herald

CROOKSTON, Minn. — Crookston Public Schools held the second of four community meetings Wednesday night ahead of a $3.91 million referendum vote later this summer to fund a new multi-sport facility. A small group of community members gathered in the auditorium of Crookston High School to learn more about the facility and, if approved, how […]

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At a community meeting, attendees share events they’d like to see along the University Avenue Corridor – Grand Forks Herald

GRAND FORKS – A second community meeting for the University Avenue Corridor project allowed participants to talk about the events they would like to see take place in and around the corridor. Participants at Wednesday’s meeting were able to speak in small groups to share some of the events they would like to see adopted […]

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Marysville Approves Funding for Community Services Officers

Marysville hopes to see the program improve service and response times. MARYSVILLE, Wash. — The Marysville Police Department is looking to add more officers to help with less serious calls for service. Marysville City Council approved funding of $480,433 for staff, vehicles and equipment for three officers. The department hopes to fill the positions by […]

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Busey named recipient of 2022 Community Service Award

Above / Naperville is home to two Busey Bank locations, one at Main and Water streets in downtown Naperville and another at Naperville Plaza. Last week, Busey was honored by the Illinois Bankers Association for his community involvement and stewardship. Additionally, Busey Bank operates with 63 branches in 45 different cities and towns across the […]

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A community meeting is scheduled to discuss public safety issues on the south side of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey and other city leaders will meet with South Side residents on Tuesday to discuss public safety issues along the neighborhood’s East Carson Street. The meeting comes after some business owners raised concerns about recent violence along a busy stretch of East Carson, the main thoroughfare through the bustling business and entertainment […]