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Community Service Spotlight: Convenience Store Retailers and Suppliers Help Tornado Relief Efforts

NATIONAL REPORT – After a series of tornadoes that ravaged several Midwestern and Southern states – namely Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri and Tennessee – early last month, retailers and convenience store vendors rallied around disaster relief efforts. Here we highlight these philanthropic efforts: General Stores Casey’s Inc. The Iowa-based convenience store operator raised donations […]

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Drexel Medical Students Learn To Be Advocates Through Community Service – Reading Eagle

As the class of the 2025 Medicine Program at Tower Health’s Drexel University College of Medicine completes their first semester of medical school, Dr Eugene York said he was proud to see how well the students were able to champion the underserved patients. York is the course director for the Health Advocacy Practicum (HAP) at […]

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Lieutenant Governor Foley Presents Lexington’s Recertification for Certified Community Economic Development Program | State and regional

“As we continue to build on our past successes and invest in our future, our message is clear: Lexington is full of opportunity, is conducive to development, and is able to provide the resources necessary for progress,” concluded Pepplitsch. Lt. Gov. Foley addressed the board, and was joined by Ashley Rice-Gerlach, EDCC Program Manager. Foley […]

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McClain of Johnson City Wins Frank G. Clement Community Service Award | Sunday Stories

GRAY – Each year, the Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations recognizes organizations and individuals for their work and contributions to the promotion and improvement of mental health services throughout Tennessee. At its annual conference, held December 9-10 in Franklin, Johnson City Housing Authority Director Richard McClain was honored as the recipient of TAMHO’s 2021 […]

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Former Clarksburg, West Virginia Resident Wins AARP Community Service Award | Harrison News

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Community service is life, for Mario De Divitiis of Niagara

Mario De Divitiis doesn’t have to look far to see the good volunteering can do. He is surrounded by Ronald McDonald House Hamilton, where De Divitiis, who lives in St. Catharines, is CEO for south-central Ontario. It provides support and a place to stay for families with seriously ill children in hospital, about half of […]

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Midland Health celebrates Community Service Month

Taylor anderson, Midland Health December 28, 2021 Another year has passed in a world of uncertainty. This year the community has continued to show grace, support and strength to our employees at Midland Health. Midland Health continues to receive sincere gifts, food donations and notes encouraging us to fight the good fight. With the community’s […]

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Roberts offers congratulations to community service groups

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts videoed a video message last week to 11 nonprofits in LA congratulating them on receiving grants from the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation. Dodger Director Dave Roberts (MIKEY HIRANO CULROSS / Rafu Shimpo) These grants bring LADF 2021’s total grants to $ 6.2 million, including $ 2.7 million in grants made through […]

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Rotary Club is proud of 50 years of community service | North County

DUNEDIN – Never in a million years, local chiropractor Pat Snair thought she would learn how to install a soffit. It was not part of the chiropractor’s job description. But Snair took the hit from Habitat for Humanity while working on a project, and it’s one of his many memories as a member of the […]

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‘Just keep people alive’: How a West Virginia community program tries to reduce overdoses amid COVID-19

Emily Baldwin remembers the morning she realized the COVID-19 pandemic was going to make her job more difficult. It was spring 2020, and the new coronavirus was raging on the east coast but had not yet passed West Virginia. A man rushed into the Milan Puskar Health Right clinic in Morgantown and said he believed […]