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House of Dreams

House of Dreams is a volunteer-run, no-kill cat shelter providing housing for 50-60 cats. They are accepted regardless of age or medical history, receive medical and dental care, and are welcome to stay as long as they need to. 304 more words


The 100th Founder's Day at GWMP

Across the nation National Parks celebrated the Park Service’s 100th Birthday on August 25th, 2016 with the public. But here in DC’s backyard, at the… 486 more words


Finding Comfort In the Unknown || New Steps

Kelsey Stoneberger returns to Bo(she)mia in her guest post, “Finding Comfort in the Unknown.” She writes on the experience of the unknown after finishing university and joining the world at large. 1,155 more words

Personal Essay

Santa Rosa, California

Just 55 miles north of San Francisco, you’ll find a vibrant city overflowing with all you love about California. Santa Rosa is where everything comes together; Wine country and farm country, redwood forests and rivers, lakes and ocean. 392 more words


Mamaroneck Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in Tonga

Michael DeVito, 24, of Mamaroneck, New York, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Tonga on August 29 to begin training as an Education Volunteer. 478 more words

Peace Corps

#StipendLife Vol. 1- Housing

Across the country, AmeriCorps members in large cities are struggling to find affordable housing. Seattle is no exception- the rent costs for 1 & 2 bedroom units in city limits often exceed $1000 a month. 610 more words


Moving Forward with Intensity

I know who I am. I know where I am going and what I want out of life. For the first time in memory I have goals – solid, attainable goals that are deeply rooted in my own personal values – and I am working hard to achieve my goals. 97 more words