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Posted byon April 25, 2012 at 12:03 PM EDT
Educating the students at Jonestown Elementary School with hands-on experiences is a well-weighted investment in the eyes of Marian Robidas, who believes that an environmentally-focused education early on yields more compassionate and aware adults in the future.
Posted byon April 23, 2012 at 3:30 PM EDT
Do you know someone whose exemplary deeds are an inspiration for others to serve? If so, we want to hear from you.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 8:30 PM EDT
The City of Salisbury transformed two neglected blocks of South Shaver Street and is an honoree for the Make A Difference Day city awards.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 8:00 PM EDT
In 2011, over 600 volunteers beautified 80 sites in one day and due to their efforts, Jersey City is an honoree for the Make A Difference Day city awards.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 7:45 PM EDT
The Department of Labor recognizes that active volunteering can help expand opportunity for unemployed individuals by enabling them to develop and maintain skills, expand their professional networks, and enhance their resumes while helping in their community.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 3:38 PM EDT
After a series of devastating hardships and setbacks, Ajane Celestin-Greer's mentors helped her overcome a long road of challenges and put her on the path to success.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 7:14 PM EDT
Alyssa Pietruszka, a 13 year-old whose magical time at a fairytale resort helped her beat cancer, discusses her passion for volunteering.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 11:04 AM EDT
As the founder and CEO of General Compression, Eric Ingersholl, had a desire to use the America's natural wind resources to "power projects combining conventional wind farms and the company's storage technology to create a new type of generator" -- playing a major role in generating the cost-effective, carbon-free grid of the future.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 10:49 AM EDT
Kevin Frank, CEO of Voith Hydro supports the use of renewable energy and believes: "it’s now up to the manufacturers, power providers, and end users to work in concert to ensure the America of the future is powered with clean sustainable energy."
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 10:44 AM EDT
Jan Blittersdorf, President and CEO of NRG Systems, is excited by her involvement and the world's interest in renewable energy -- "serving this industry and watching it grow, evolve, and mature has been a highlight of my life," she says.