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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.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 10:38 AM EDT
James Liao, a leading expert in Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology, is working to develop solutions for the fueling the future as a part of the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E’s) Electrofuels program.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 10:37 AM EDT
Once a leader in the ethanol production industry, MFA Oil, led by CEO Jerome Taylor and 40,000 farmers, breaks into renewable energy with its work in Biomass -- requiring an environmentally sustainable perennial crop that is cost-effective and provides a high yield per acre.