Tag: Volunteering

How to Champion a Community Service City Culture – Matt Curtis

How to Champion a Community Service City Culture – Matt Curtis

Erik: How has winning ‘Austinite of the Year’ validated your approach to community and public service? Matt: You know, it’s funny. I pulled out my speech when I won Austinite of the Year and I realized — and I said it from the podium, I realized that it was written on a piece of stationery

2017 Community Service Award – Maggie Boege | McFarland Clinic

2017 Community Service Award – Maggie Boege | McFarland Clinic

ANNOUNCER: The 2017 Trusted Choice Community Service Award recipient is Maggie Boege, a medical receptionist and patient registration representative at Nevada Family Medicine. Maggie was chosen from four nominees and was nominated by her department manager, Stephanie Strathe. STEPHANIE: When I first became Maggie’s office manager, she was telling me how her family grew up

Youth & Community Development Overview – Peace Corps

Youth & Community Development Overview – Peace Corps

Peace Corps is a life-defining leadership experience. Volunteers live, learn, and work with a community overseas for 27 months, providing assistance in a variety of program areas, including youth and community development. Peace Corps volunteers act as catalysts for change in a wide variety of locally sustainable projects, working with students, parents, and other community

Volunteer, Community Service, Singapore

Volunteer, Community Service, Singapore

Being a volunteer in SOS is very meaningful and a large part in volunteering is also on self-discovery and self-growth which is very rewarding to me. I decided to sign up because I wanted to, well,give some of my time back to the community and also help others who perhaps, you know, are not as

What’s Trenda’ing? Tenth Annual Community Service Day

What’s Trenda’ing? Tenth Annual Community Service Day

Community Service Day is a rich part of our mission to serve the public good, and this is our 10 year anniversary where we have our faculty and staff come together across six states, 22 campus locations and three central offices to help our communities be a better place to learn, grow, give and thrive.

Homes of Hope | Boardwalk Rental Communities | Full Documentary

Homes of Hope | Boardwalk Rental Communities | Full Documentary

A friend of mine called me up and asked me if our family wanted to participate and go build homes for the homeless in Tijuana. I loved working at the soup kitchen volunteering so we jumped up and said yup absolutely weíll go. Well itís hard to describe itís really impossible to describe with words

Teaching Teens the Value of Public Service | AARP

Teaching Teens the Value of Public Service | AARP

[Music] I believe in giving back to the community. I believe in different cultures and different generations coming together working side by side. [AARP] [Dr. Mike Weaver] [WECCAAN] [2017 WINNER OF THE ANDRUS AWARD FOR INTERGENERATIONAL EXCELLENCE] My name is Mike Weaver and I’m the lead volunteer for WECCAAN. WECCAAN is an intergenerational, intercultural activity,