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Posted byon July 13, 2012 at 9:31 AM EST
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 9:46 AM EST
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 5:12 PM EST
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 1:13 PM EST
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 1:08 PM EST
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 12:50 PM EST
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 12:48 PM EST
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 12:42 PM EST
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.
Posted byon July 5, 2012 at 1:30 PM EST
Buckelew Programs, a nonprofit organization that provides homes, jobs, and hope to people with mental illness, is the recipient of a Social Innovation Grant.
Posted byon July 3, 2012 at 10:44 AM EST
As we celebrate the 4th of July, we celebrate our patriotism and the millions who have shown their love of country by wearing the uniform, and those Veterans who came home and volunteered for a second time and served their communities though AmeriCorps.