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Learning Service – ORPHANAGE TOURISM

Learning Service –  ORPHANAGE TOURISM

Have you heard of “orphanage tourism”? It’s a popular and growing travel trend Perhaps your tour provider to Asia, Africa or Latin America has included in your itinerary a “visit to a local orphanage” or a “to an orphanage dance show”. If you’re considering these options, or if you are traveling in a developing country

Xactware Celebrates Founders Week with Service

Xactware Celebrates Founders Week with Service

There’s always kind of an interesting dynamic with Xactware employees, and everybody just pitches in so it’s kind of fun having that kind of camaraderie. Not a lot of businesses care if there’s that sense of community, but I think Xactware really cares that people around here feel a sense of unity. Like they’re all

Derby Hospitals Charity – Making Patients’ Lives Better

Derby Hospitals Charity – Making Patients’ Lives Better

Derby Hospitals Charity exists to support the work of Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, and we are only here because of your support. As a charity we support our fundraisers as they raise money in a huge variety of ways. From bake sales, to marathons, abseiling to endurance events and everything in between. We

PAINTING PORT-DE-PAIX (Haiti): A 2018 Trellis Arch Voyage by OWLEY

PAINTING PORT-DE-PAIX (Haiti): A 2018 Trellis Arch Voyage by OWLEY

Arriving in Haiti was a huge culture shock, I must say. As soon as you get off the airplane, you know automatically you’re in a completely different part of the world even though it’s not that far from the United States, you know? The culture shock was immediate. At first, you think this place is

Psychological Health and Safety at Work: Growing from the ground up

Psychological Health and Safety at Work: Growing from the ground up

>>RENSIA MELLES: Thank you so much and welcome everyone and thank you so much for joining us today to talk about psychological health and safety, growing it from the ground up. My name is Rensia and [pause] I am clicking to move forward! There you go. And I’d like to introduce you to my myself,

Accessibility at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

Accessibility at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre

♫ ♫ ♫ We are looking at removing barriers from our programs, our services and our facilities but beyond that, really looking at the value of inclusion: how and why it’s important to our community and our neighbourhood and really making it manifest in everything that we do. If you want to be a community

Togetherhood™ – Community-led Service at the Y [full version]

Togetherhood™ – Community-led Service at the Y [full version]

Think for a moment, and just imagine your community. What other place exists in your community where everyone is really welcome, and where everyone feels welcome too? The Y engages nine million youth and 13 million adults across the varied landscape of humanity. All of our communities have incredible challenges that not government, nor business,