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Brixner students pledge community service to help local boy

School joins Sparrow Club to raise money for medical bills for 2-year-old Jubal Students at Brixner Junior High School adopted a ‘sparrow’ last week, pledging to volunteer 300 hours of community service to raise money for Jubal, 2, a boy from Klamath Falls who was seriously injured in an accident. With the help of Sparrow […]

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Butler Heritage Foundation Hosts Brownfield Grant Community Meeting | News

HARTSVILLE – The Butler Heritage Foundation hosted the first of three community outreach meetings on February 24 at the auditorium of the Butler Community Center. During this meeting, the community was introduced to the EPA’s Brownfields program and representatives from PPM Consultants, Inc., which is the environmental consulting firm working with the Foundation. The EPA […]

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Rotarians celebrate 100 years of community service | Living

Rotarians recently came together to celebrate the centennial of the Noon Rotary Club of Tullahoma with an evening of music, food and a walk down memory lane. The entire Rotary membership of Tullahoma, along with family, friends and district dignitaries, gathered to celebrate the occasion on Thursday, March 3 at Lakewood Golf and Country Club. […]

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PHOTO GALLERY – PNGHS students and staff join in community service day – Port Arthur News

About 240 students and half the staff at Port Neches-Groves High School descended on the community on Saturday with volunteerism at heart. The group participated in Indian Gives, which focuses on city and school beautification, PetsGiving and more from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Jon Deckert, director of student activities at the high school, said […]

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Taylor Business Alliance begins mission to pair networking with community service – The News Herald

There is an intersection between business, networking, communication and community service. And there, fortunately right in the middle, are Taylor’s businessmen, Keith Lehman and Larry Wright. Keith Lehman Larry Wright The two are behind the new Taylor Business Alliance, a recently launched association to create a wellness space where professionals can share information and experiences, […]

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Community service opportunities for students during spring break

(Courtesy of Volunteer Alexandria) By: Cordell Fields Alexandria, VA – Volunteer Alexandria offers students the opportunity to serve their community while exploring future careers during Alexandria City Public School (ACPS) spring break. Starting Tuesday, April 12, Breaks with Impact (BWI) is a service-learning program for middle and high school students. Participants learn about critical issues […]

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Vaughn named to SEC Community Service Team – Texas A&M Athletics

By: Evan Roberts, Texas A&M Athletics Communications History links BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Texas A&M’s Everett Vaughn was named to the Southeastern Conference community service team, the league announced Thursday. Vaughn organized and led a team of volunteer construction workers to help renovate and demonstrate homes in rural, low-income areas of Texas. […]

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Hampton, recognized water authority in the Banner Community program

Hampton was designated a 2022 Banner Community by the Allegheny County League of Municipalities, as was the Hampton Shaler Water Authority. This is the 10th year of the program, which recognizes municipalities and municipal authorities who demonstrate a commitment to professional development, prudent financial management, transparency, accountability and proactive communications to engage community stakeholders. The […]

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Community Services Specialist Job – El Paso County Sheriff’s Office (CO)

Salary $54,121.60 – $55,494.40 Annually Location Colorado Springs, Colorado Type of employment Full time DepartmentSheriff’s office Task number 22147 Closing 03/13/2022 17:00 Mountain Essential job functions Salary commensurate with qualifications Benefits of El Paso County work-life balance 12 days of vacation (96 hours, accumulated per pay period) annually 3 personal days (24 hours) per year […]

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Local Roger Scholar graduates complete community service projects | Lifestyles

Local siblings and 2021 Rogers Scholars Elizabeth and Samuel Dalton recently completed community service projects under the prestigious program. Elizabeth bought, wrapped and delivered Christmas gifts to former members of the First Christian Church for her community service project. She coordinated a “Secret Santa for Seniors” project to ensure that former members of the church […]

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Jeffersonville High School student honored for achievement and community service | News

JEFFERSONVILLE — Kyndia Motley, a senior at Jeffersonville High School, stays busy whether she’s doing community service, staying on top of her studies or participating in extracurricular activities. Motley is the 2022 Youth Achiever of the Year recipient of the YMCA’s Black Achievers Program in Louisville. She was also named a regional finalist for the […]

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Memorial Medical Center hosts community program | Lifestyles

Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center celebrated Black History Month on Wednesday with a community program focused on health, wellness and faith. Organizers said the event featured powerful and thought-provoking speeches from Dr. Alicia Scott, Cynthia Jones; and co-pastor Celestine Booze. Dr. Scott is a member of the hospital staff at the Medical Center and kicked […]

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Oakdale Chamber Awards Dinner Highlights Community Service

Four different organizations will be recognized for their contributions to the community in March. The annual Oakdale Awards Banquet hosted by the Chamber of Commerce is scheduled for Friday, March 11 and one of the award categories is community service. Nominees for this honor this year are Boy Scout Troop 43, Oakdale Lions Club, Heroes […]

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ICTC students transform football field as part of community service project | News

STILWELL – Participation in community service projects plays an important role in the CareerTech student program and organization at Indian Capital Technology Center. For the past 15 years, students from the Service Careers program at the ICTC-Stilwell Campus have undertaken to help lay out, mark and paint the Stilwell High School football field prior to […]

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PSPD holds fourth community meeting amid rising crime

“Well, today we went out to meet with the new police chief and see what the priorities are within the community when it comes to our crime issues,” said Palm Springs resident Manny Padilla. . Like Padilla, that’s been the goal of dozens of Palm Springs residents this week. In an effort to combat rising […]

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Monty Tech education includes a holistic community service experience

FITCHBURG – Montachusett Regional Technical School (Monty Tech) emphasizes community service as part of a holistic preparation of students for college and career paths. One of the hallmarks of the high school’s vocational programs is its commitment to giving back to area communities. Students from a variety of trades work on projects such as repairing […]

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Here and Now: A Mosaic of Community Service and History

By Dr. Zora Denson and Verta Looper Imagine a poignant performance that depicts black history in Lancaster County. Who was the mastermind behind such a creative idea? Yes, it was Marjorie Clinton McMurray.The list of leaders and achievers depicted in the 1985 tabloid, Black History Month’s 60th Anniversary Edition, published by The Lancaster News, are […]

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A mosaic of community service and history: Sorority continues McMurray’s pageants

Imagine a poignant performance that depicts black history in Lancaster County. Who was the mastermind behind such a creative idea? Yes, it was Marjorie Clinton McMurray. (See how publishing was born.)The list of leaders and achievers depicted in the 1985 tabloid, Black History Month’s 60th Anniversary Edition, published by The Lancaster News, are just a […]

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First “Day of Goodwill” Seeks Students for Community Service on April 2 | Rogersville

Goodwill Industries of Tenneva Area will hold its first annual Goodwill Day, a day-long community service opportunity for high school and college students on Saturday, April 2 at the Kingsport Donation and Processing Center. Registration is required and volunteers will meet at 2745 East Stone Drive (formerly Traders Village). The deadline to register is Tuesday, […]

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Community meeting over plans for new homeless shelter in Chinatown heats up

New York Weather: CBS2 2/15 First Nightly Alert at 11 p.m.CBS2’s Lonnie Quinn has your first alert prediction for Feb. 15 at 11 p.m. 9 hours ago Teen athletes find road back to sport harder than expected after catching COVIDA return to sport for children recovering from COVID may not be as simple as waiting […]

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Club for women of color offers mentorship and community service – The Appalachian

Building community, professional development and empowerment are just a few of the goals of a club run by women of color. Queen In You is a national organization whose goal is to advance women of color through mentorship, social events, fundraising and community service. It was based in 2016 by Noyah King, a criminal justice […]

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Ridge Point student wins congressional award for community service | Community

Ridge Point High School senior Zion Alexander said community service has always been a part of his family’s life. So when he had the chance to do it on his own, it came naturally. “I was always surrounded by that, my family and I would always do those things growing up,” he said. “So when […]

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Community service is an integral part of the Monty Tech – Sentinel and Enterprise experience

FITCHBURG — Students at Montachusett Regional Technical School enjoy excellent college and career preparation, and this education would not be complete without an emphasis on community service. One of the hallmarks of the high school’s vocational programs is its commitment to giving back to area communities, according to a school press release. Students from a […]

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CNC, APYL express the ABCs of community service

VSALEXIQUE — Political activism is still among the core values ​​of Calexico Needs Change, but so is beautification through collective action, and last weekend they brought some high school kids along for the ride. During Calexico Needs Change’s weekly cleanup of John F. Kennedy Park as part of the city’s adopt-a-park program, paint was added […]

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FAU Graduate Starts Early in Medicine with Community Service Program

In 2020, when an explosion in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, left 217 dead and thousands injured, Maya Khazem flew out to volunteer and prepare holiday meals for those affected by the blast. At 18, Khazem graduated summa cum laude from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences (pre-medical). She walked the sidewalks […]

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Joan Goodwin praised for her life of community service | Local News

Longtime resident Joan Goodwin has served in the community throughout her life as a volunteer for many organizations, including as a booster for high school sports teams. Having raised her family in the city, she became involved in the day-to-day events of life in Foxboro. Goodwin, now 87, affectionately called “Joanie” by many, was honored […]

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Local school receives grant to strengthen community program

DULUTH, MN — Myers-Wilkins Elementary School is one of 13 schools in the state to receive a $486,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Education. The school is called a full-service community school, which means the school partners with the community to provide additional resources and programs for students. “It’s really about this partnership between […]

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Mission Marshall seeks to spread God’s love through community service | News

The staff and volunteers working at Mission Marshall work together to meet the needs of communities in Harrison and Marion County, through the dignity and love of Christ. “Our mission statement is ‘Love in the Name of Christ,’” said Executive Director Misty Scott. “What this means to us is that we observe a need in […]

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Happy Valley Key Club discovers community service with $2,000 grant | News

ELIZABETHTON — One of the goals of service clubs like the Kiwanis Club is to pass on the tradition of community service to the next generation. This goal seems to work with the Youth Opportunity Fund grant program and the Key Club of Happy Valley High School. The Happy Valley Key Club is sponsored by […]

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Lenawee County Martin Luther King Jr. Awards honor community service

ADRIAN — An Adrian native who worked as a legislative aide in the U.S. Senate and two college students considering careers in medicine are the recipients of the 2022 Lenawee County Martin Luther King Jr. Awards. Ordinarily presented at dinner during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday, for the second year in a row, […]

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auctioneer and politician Ford wins House Distinguished Community Service Award | News

Auctioneer. Real estate agent. State representative. And now winner of the highest honor awarded by the Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce. It’s Danny Ford. On Thursday evening, Ford received the Distinguished Community Service Award, at the 2022 Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet and Awards Ceremony to cap off the evening. The award, which […]

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Participate in Meaningful Community Service – Pasadena Schools

Alverno Heights Academy (AHA) is proud of all of the community service its students have participated in the past semester. The Alverno girls donated items to the Humane Society of San Gabriel Valley and Riverside, collected pajamas for the women of Alexandria House and cooked dinner for their residents, they collected hoodies for San Jose […]

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Football coach turns team training into community service after heavy snowfall | Good news

Brian Delallo is the head coach at Bethel Park High School near Pittsburgh. After more than six inches of snow Sunday night, he decided to cancel the team’s weightlifting practice. DeLallo left a message for his players via social media, that even though weightlifting has been canceled, players should try another workout. He posted on […]

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Crestline Community Meeting Will Highlight ‘All the Great Things That Happen’

Crestline cheerleaders energize a crowd of residents at a community gathering in January 2020. At the time, the village was competing to win a complete makeover in a contest sponsored by cable channel HGTV. Another community progress update is scheduled for later this month. The Crestline Community Development Team and other groups will offer an […]

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North Attleboro restores community service for students | Local News

NORTH ATTLEBORO — The school board has agreed to bring back a community service program for high school students. Service will be a requirement for graduation, beginning next year’s senior class, Principal Peter Haviland told the committee at a meeting on Thursday. It’s an extension of our program,” Haviland told the board. The program originally […]

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Sonoma Community Meeting Schedule, January 18

Weekly list of community meetings and events, usually free and always open to the public. Tuesday, January 18 The Sonoma Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees will meet virtually for a closed session at 4 p.m., followed by a public session at 5 p.m. During a closed session, council will discuss ongoing litigation and […]

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Former Tate reunion queen gets community service, but she won’t have to say she’s sorry: NorthEscambia.com

A former Tate High School throwback queen will have to stay out of trouble and open a community service home, but she won’t have to say she’s sorry under a pretrial diversion program. Emily Rose Grover was a 17-year-old minor at the time of her April 2021 arrest by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. […]

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January 2022 Caring for Carolinas community service hero – WSPA 7News

Dorman’s Boys and Girls defeat Wade Hampton; Travelers Rest boys hold Westside back Sports / 1 day ago Video Panthers name Daniel’s Fruster High School Coach of the Year Sports / 1 day ago Video With the head coach out, Wofford’s assistant Dwight Perry leads the Terriers to victory over Samford Sports / 2 days […]

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Somerville Museum Presents Annual Somerville Business History and Community Service Awards

Dennis Morales and Jacey Morales receive the Somerville Business History Award on behalf of Taco Loco. The Somerville Museum presented its annual awards at a small in-person ceremony. The Museum Awards program honors organizations and individuals who have served the Town of Somerville or the Museum, making a powerful contribution to the community. The Somerville […]

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Junior League of Greenwich Seeks Applications for Community Service Award

Calling all local high school girls who are passionate about community service. The Junior League of Greenwich is now accepting nominations for its Community Service Award. Each year, the Junior League of Greenwich awards funds to a local high school student through its Community Service Award. The $ 2,000 award is intended to recognize a […]

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Hoboken BOE holds third community meeting on $ 241 million school referendum

The Hoboken Board of Education held its third community meeting on the $ 241 million school referendum on January 25, during which officials occupied several different stations to answer individual questions. By Daniel Ulloa / Hudson County View The architects of the proposed plan were on hand, along with the bond attorney and other school […]

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Junior League of Greenwich Announces Community Service Award

Calling all high school students who are passionate about community service! The Junior League of Greenwich is now accepting nominations for its Community Service Award. Each year, the Junior League of Greenwich awards funds to a local high school student through its Community Service Award. The $ 2,000 award is intended to recognize a high […]

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Gadsden State plans to bring back baseball and softball; community meeting scheduled for January 20

Gadsden State Community College has not had a baseball team since 2011 or a softball team since 2016. Both programs have been successful while they existed – and it is said they could exist at new. The college, in a press release on Wednesday, announced a community meeting at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 20 at the […]

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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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Stamford Athletics honored with two CIAC awards for fair play and community service

The holiday gifts arrived a bit early for the sports department at Stamford High School in December in the form of two CIAC awards. Stamford has received both the Michaels Achievement Cup Award 2021 and the Fred Balsamo Sportsmanship Award. Both awards reflect the sportsmanship of the student-athletes on the field and their commitment to […]

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Calls to duty: Vietnam veterans cited for military and community service

COLONY – Former naval sergeant. David Terry Fox of Voorheesville, who won the astonishing 53 Marine Strike Flight Awards for air combat, received a Freedom Medal from the New York State Senate for his exemplary service as a Marine in the war from Vietnam. Fox also received a Freedom Medal from the Rev. Francis A. […]

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Robin Miller settles down for community service

By By Ben Rayner • 12/15/2021 8:30 AM EST Robin Miller moved to Madison from Hawaii before even setting foot there because of the city’s reputation for its great schools and relaxing life on the Sound. What she found here was a community of soulmates dedicated to the principles of generosity and public service. Robin […]

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students dedicate hours to community service through the NAHS Anchor Club | News

NEW ALBANY – A group of local high school students have dedicated hundreds of hours to serving the community, whether feeding the homeless or helping at an animal shelter. The Anchor Club of New Albany High School was formed in 2019 and has grown steadily since then. It is a student-run community service organization, and […]

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Students dedicate hours to community service through the NAHS Anchor Club

December 10 – NEW ALBANY – A group of local high school students have dedicated hundreds of hours to serving the community, whether feeding the homeless or helping at an animal shelter. The Anchor Club of New Albany High School was formed in 2019 and has grown steadily since. It is a student-run community service […]

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Annual Community Service Week takes place – The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Iona Lee / Chronicle Juniors prepare packets of snacks to give to The People’s Concern at their class reunion. Before preparing the packages, the students had the opportunity to learn about roaming and the mission of The People’s Concern. The Community Council hosted the annual Community Service Week, during which the school hosts various programs […]

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Barbara Agnes VanSciver, loved the community service

Barbara Agnes VanSciver, 81, of Georgetown, returned home with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, December 2, 2021. She was born on October 12, 1940 to the late Roger T. and Agnes M. (Ballas) Payne in Easton, Maryland. Barbara lived in Federalsburg, Maryland, before graduating from Harrington High School and then moving to Georgetown. As […]

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Debate over West High’s moniker change split at last community meeting

Knoxville, Tenn. (WATE) – The debate continues over the nickname of West High School – the rebels.Students and some teachers are trying to change it, but some West High alumni and community members say they want to keep things the way they are. Debate was divided at Monday’s town hall meeting over the possible renaming […]

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Elks Community Reunion Challenge in December – Knox County Villagesoup

CHICAGO, BAD. – Local Elks Lodges in every state across the country, as well as Guam, Puerto Rico, the Philippines and the Panama Canal Zone, will be busy helping our communities this holiday season. Thousands of financially struggling families will receive food baskets and gifts, for example, Rockland Lodge # 1008 will donate 100 or […]

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Saugus High School Community Service Group Making a Difference

Students take pride in keeping the new Saugus High School clean and tidy through a new community service group. On Mondays and Wednesdays, Deputy Director of Operations Stephen Napolitana leads a group of a dozen students in the gardens of Saugus High School to complete various projects. In the first week of the community service […]

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Eason-Riddle Named to SEC Community Service Team

Soccer 12/01/2021 10:46:00 Steve fink Gamecock Linebacker recognized for the fifth time History links COLUMBIA, SC (December 1, 2021) – University of South Carolina linebacker Spencer Eason-enigma has been named to the South Eastern Conference football community service team, it was announced today. This is the fifth time that Eason-Riddle has been named to the […]

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Little Elm ISD to hold community meeting after violent protest against HS – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Little Elm Schools Superintendent Daniel Gallegher held a community meeting on Tuesday evening to discuss the controversy and protest the handling of a sexual assault allegation that resulted in the arrest of four students and the hospitalization of a police officer. The students organized the protest after saying the district was not doing enough after […]

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Ridgefield School District Unveils New Graduate Community Service Recognition

Sebastian Rubino / [email protected] The Ridgefield School District recently unveiled a new community service program, which will be used as a reward for graduate students who qualify. Joseph Vance, president of the Ridgefield School Board, said historically a certain number of volunteer hours were part of the graduation requirement for seniors. “The thought process was […]

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Malik Thirdgill Named to Big Sky Conference Community Service Team

Evan luecke Tight end Malik Thirdgill has been recognized for his contributions off the football field. Soccer 11/29/2021 11:04:00 by Mike Lund History links Portland state football player Malik Thirdgill has been named to the Big Sky Conference Community Service Team for 2021. Thirdgill, a junior from the Viking football team, has been active on […]

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West High School discusses ‘rebels’ mascot at community meeting

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WVLT) – West High School officials held a community meeting to discuss the change in the school’s mascot after a student started a petition calling for the change. Since 1951, the rebels have been associated with West as a nickname. In recent years, the school has moved away from some Confederate images, but […]

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Valley Husker Mateo Tuioti Wins Community Service Award – Chilliwack Progress

Mateo Tuioti, a high school graduate from Sardis and star of Valley Huskers, was recognized for his commitment to his community. The Ron White Award is presented annually to a player who exemplifies excellence on the football field and provides volunteer service in the community. The first year Husker is a worthy recipient. When Huskers […]

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Retired Commissioner Woodland embodied community service | Local company

WOODLAND – When Dale Boon served on the Woodland Harbor Commission in 1998, the harbor was much smaller. Go forward 24 years. The port continues to grow, developing land that Boon voted to buy in the early 2000s. And now, Boon said, it’s time for him to retire and attend fewer meetings. “I was a […]

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Candidates sought for the 2022 MLK Community Service Award

A crowd estimated at 1,000 took to the march for peace on a freezing cold morning on January 20. Photo by Sean Work Advertising SOUTHFIELD – For more than 30 years, the Southfield Dr Martin Luther King Jr. task force has recognized individuals whose actions honor the spirit of the group’s namesake. Now the group […]

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Northam Honors 2021 Volunteer and Community Service Award Recipients

Posted on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 3:44 p.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on iTunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© cbies – stock.adobe.com) Governor Ralph Northam announced the winners of the 2021 Governor’s Awards for Volunteerism […]

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Aurora Community Meeting to Address Youth Violence

The reunion comes after nine teenagers were gunned down near high schools in Aurora in a week. AURORA, Colorado – The ecclesiastical jurisdiction of the Colorado Church of God in Christ Youth Department held a “state of emergency” meeting on Sunday in reference to two separate shootings that left nine teenagers injured last week in […]

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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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Louisville community meeting emphasizes response before violence happens

Mayor Greg Fischer and several other community leaders hosted an candid discussion about violent crime in the Louisville subway. At King Solomon Church, Reverend Charles Elliott is known to take to the streets and educate anyone who wants to hear him about the need to stop the violence. And Thursday evening, he invited the community […]

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Here’s how an ‘amazing’ community program inspires students at Port Richmond High School

STATEN ISLAND, NY – When the final bell of the day rings at Port Richmond High School every Wednesday, a dozen female students gather in a classroom to meet mentors, learn about leadership skills and practice public speaking. And in just a few short weeks, these hard-working students will be delivering speeches to a wider […]

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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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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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UGDSB to host Center Wellington community meeting (Upper Grand District School Board)

20 October 2021 The Upper Grand District School Board, in partnership with our regional partners, is inviting members of the Wellington Center community to the first in a series of community engagement meetings aimed at reducing violence and preventing suicide. The Wellington Center community has seen a lot of loss and tragedy over the past […]

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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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Police, Ald. Matt Martin to hold virtual community meeting next week following 3 cartoons and shooting incidents in North Central region

CHICAGO (CBS) – Chicago Police District City Hall (19th) and Ald’s Office. Matt Martin (47th) will be holding a special virtual meeting next week to address three different shooting incidents that have occurred in the north central and western areas of Lakeview in the past few days alone. “We are deeply concerned as a community, […]

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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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Emergency community meeting held to create plan to stop gun violence in Pittsburgh area – CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Community activists, politicians and residents attended an emergency community meeting in Homewood to begin creating an action plan to reduce gun violence. “There has been an increase in violence in the black community. Many young people lose their lives. The carnage must stop. We say enough is enough, ”said Rashad Byrdsong, CEO […]

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Guyana: President Dr Irfaan Ali attends a community meeting

President of Guyana, Dr Irfaan Ali during the meeting on Saturday September 11, 2021. Georgetown, Guyana: The President of Guyana, Dr Irfaan Ali, attended a community meeting at May 8 High School located in Dartmouth Village, Region Two (Pomeroon-Supenaam) on Saturday. The community meeting was part of outreach to his […]

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Kilgore ISD presents a high school and talks about a proposed link during a community meeting | News

The current Kilgore High School is a hodgepodge building that has been refurbished and extended several times since its construction in 1932. Along with aging infrastructure, as parts of the school are 90 years old, Superintendent Andy Baker of Kilgore ISD says one of the biggest challenges is simply inadequate learning space. “This building right […]

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RISD Host Community Meeting September 2 on Construction of Lake Highlands Middle School

A rendering of the new college was shared with the RISD Board of Directors at a meeting in June. This rendering does not reflect changes approved at the meeting. Screenshot via Richardson ISD. An update on the Lake Highlands Middle School construction project will take place on September 2 at 6:30 p.m. Richardson ISD will […]

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La Mesa’s new police chief talks about change at community meeting

THE MESA – A handful of local residents and two city staff joined La Mesa Police Chief Ray Sweeney and nearly a dozen other police officers last week at Rolando Elementary School for the first of four community conversations and listening sessions scheduled by the police. “2020 has been one of the toughest years for […]

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Richmond School Board to hold community meeting tonight for construction of George Wythe High School

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – The debate over who should be in charge of building George Wythe High School continues Tuesday evening. The Richmond Public Schools School Board will be holding a special meeting for the community to have their say. The meeting will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at what is now […]

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Torrey Smith and Ravens team up for new community program in Baltimore

Fan favorite and former Ravens Super Bowl wide receiver Torrey Smith has teamed up with Baltimore to help develop the next generation of leaders at Charm City. Smith, along with the Ravens, former NFL player and Baltimore native Aaron Maybin and Smith’s wife Chanel recently unveiled the LEVEL82 fund “LEVEL Up Leadership Academy,” which is […]

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School cops, juvenile justice discussed at community meeting | Winchester Star

WINCHESTER – The prom of 1997 was the first time Carl Rush, then aged of Handley High School, had been arrested by a police officer. Rush, who is black, was nervous when the white officer approached his car. Then he admitted it was Constable Craig Smith, who was Handley’s School Resources Officer at the time. […]

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10th Anniversary of Mozilla’s Community Representative Program

Mozilla has always been about community and understanding that the internet is a better place when we work together. Ten years ago, Mozilla created the Reps program to structure our regional programs, building more on our open source foundation. Over the past decade, the program has helped activate local communities in more than 50 countries, […]

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Newly elected Schenectady school board member Miles holds first community meeting

Even before officially serving on the school committee next month, community activist Jamaica Miles is committed to being a sounding board for those concerned about the way schools are run. The recently elected school board member, 46, hosted a forum to discuss priorities the district should set as it receives an infusion of $ 40 […]

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Longview ISD Superintendent Discusses Charter Schools, Staff & More at Community Meeting | Education

Members of the Longview ISD community spoke with Superintendent James Wilcox on Thursday on topics such as charter agreements, staffing and distance learning. The first “A Conversation with Dr. Wilcox” gathering was held in the Longview ISD Administration Building for stakeholders to ask questions about the district. Limited space was available for attending the event, […]

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Robert E. Lee High’s name change honored at community reunion

JACKSONVILLE, Florida –The Northside Coalition and other members of the Jacksonville community gathered Monday afternoon before a meeting, rallying for a name change at Robert E. Lee High School. A meeting on the name change of Andrew Jackson High School takes place Tuesday evening. LINK: Duval County Public School Name Changes Tracking Ben Frazier, chairman […]

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The RPSB organizes the first meeting of the Balanced Calendar community

ALEXANDRIA, Louisiana (KALB) – The Rapides Parish School Board held its first community meeting to get feedback on the possibility of using a balanced schedule for the 2021-2022 school year. It was held at Peabody Magnet High School and was the first of many meetings to come over the next two months. Community participation was […]

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Schenectady’s community program aims to close the gap

SCHENECTADY — After they finished their homework, a small group of youngsters sat in a circle in Rob Alley inside the Proctors Theater on a recent Friday afternoon, cutting through on healthy relationships and what the community means to them. Meralys Collazo, who moderated the session in front of a poster made of brightly colored […]

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The community meeting involves a lot of discussion on the issue of homelessness

Craig Gullion, executive director of Compass Point Housing, was the featured guest at the September 10 community meeting. (Photo by Ashley McCarty) By Ashley McCarty – The third local community meeting was held on September 10 with General Manager Craig Gullion of Compass Point Housing to discuss the issue of homelessness.Those in attendance were Gullion, […]

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SVVSD Announces Transition to Hybrid Model at Virtual Community Meeting – Longmont Times-Call

St. Vrain Valley students will have the option to return to school in person two days a week starting Oct. 5 under a hybrid learning model announced at a virtual town hall on Monday. The meeting was led by Superintendent Don Haddad and included Boulder County health officials, a representative from the St. Vrain Valley […]

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Henrico Schools to host community meeting focused on reopening plans

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – The The Henrico County School Board will hold a community meeting Tuesday to discuss reopening plans for the fall. The council plans to address the current state of its reopening process and said advice from heads of state and health experts is continually evolving, so final plans will not be […]