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Posted byon June 26, 2012 at 8:00 PM EDT
The Promotores program links at-risk youth with counselors who help young people navigate issues like poverty, unemployment, and lack of affordable housing.
White House, Department of Education, Corporation for National and Community Service Continue the President’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus ChallengePosted byon June 26, 2012 at 4:30 PM EDT
President Obama's Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge has inspired service leadership by diverse groups at colleges and universities around the country: public and private, religiously-affiliated and secular, community colleges, HBCUs, and seminaries. Over 400 campuses responded to the Challenge, and students took action on issues from hunger to literacy.
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 12:45 PM EDT
The Social Innovation Fund invests money in nonprofits and foundations so they can accelerate the work of high-impact organizations like the Year Up program and replicate their approaches in new localities and markets.
Posted byon June 21, 2012 at 11:41 AM EDT
Jonathan Lacoste's experience with StudentMentor.org is helping him to navigate both the business sector and the start-up community as he researches his post-collegiate options.
Posted byon June 20, 2012 at 7:20 PM EDT
Faith Cheltenham works to make sure that all LGBT individuals feel welcome and valued by the community.
Posted byon June 19, 2012 at 11:28 AM EDT
Alex Walter's experiences with Summer Search and Make a Difference Day have helped demonstrate the importance of community service.
Posted byon June 18, 2012 at 4:10 PM EDT
Watch Dr. Biden discuss discuss Joining Forces from Chicago.
Posted byon June 14, 2012 at 2:27 PM EDT
Thanks to the leadership Jason Au received from StudentMentor.org, he is on his way towards a career as a financial advisor.
Posted byon June 13, 2012 at 5:51 PM EDT
Grace Brown uses her photography to give a voice to victims of sexual abuse, which she hopes will give a voice to others in the future.
Posted byon June 12, 2012 at 2:59 PM EDT
Ryan Sarafolean is committed to improving the lives of women in Kibera, Kenya. He hopes his story inspires you to find a cause you believe in.