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Posted byon July 13, 2012 at 1:12 PM EDT
Andrew Carlone recently attended the generationOn Youth Summit at the National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Chicago, Illinois to learn how to most effectively make change.
Posted byon July 13, 2012 at 11:07 AM EDT
The Bill Wilson Center provides a continuum of services for youth and young families, including street outreach and a drop-in center for homeless youth, emergency shelter, transitional housing, and permanent and supportive housing, and works to prevent poverty by helping youth make the connections they need to be self-sufficient adults.
Posted byon July 13, 2012 at 10:31 AM EDT
Deborah Shore uses a competency based approach to help homeless and at-risk youth, as she's found that as people are more likely to change when they experience themselves as capable.
Posted byon July 11, 2012 at 10:46 AM EDT
WorkAdvance, the recipient of a Social Innocation Fund grant, helps people looking for work get the career counseling, interviewing skills, and referrals to full-time jobs with room for advancement.
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 6:12 PM EDT
The President's Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge was launched over a year ago. Here's a look at some of the amazing work that campuses have done over the past year.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 2:13 PM EDT
As Executive Director of the National Outdoor Leadership School, John Gans has worked for the past 16 years to share his passion for the outdoors and education.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 2:08 PM EDT
Terri Turner works to manage the natural and man-made threats and hazards that plague our local communities, and lessening the costs and misery caused by flooding and other natural disaster events.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 1:50 PM EDT
Focal Point Global, a non-profit youth educational organization, has a mission to give disadvantaged children in the United States and in African countries access to a global education without leaving their neighborhoods.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 1:48 PM EDT
Under the leadership of Joel Berman, Adaptive Adventures provides access to outdoor and sport activities to the physically disabled.
Posted byon July 6, 2012 at 1:42 PM EDT
Focal Point Global is a 501c3 organization empowering the world’s disadvantaged youth through global education and technology to address social issues in their communities.