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A Possible Motivational Statement?

I’ve been working on my MS.  Here’s a peek at what I’ve got so far.  I don’t know how I feel about it yet.

I was first made aware of AmeriCorps when a woman that I greatly admire reminded me that all the issues I want to solve in foreign countries are still issues in my own backyard.  127 more words

Large Lessons from a Man with Little

By Khyla Burrows, Community HealthCorps® Member, Salud Family Health Centers

A great advantage of serving as a Community HealthCorps® Member at Salud Family Health Centers… 725 more words

Community Healthcorps

AmeriCorps Delta 5 - Unparalleled Community Service

Anyone who has follows this blog knows that as the Director of the C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa, I am a big fan of AmeriCorps NCCC… 419 more words

The Scars That Shape Us

This past Friday, we remembered one of the most devastating tornadoes that struck our nation, running its finger of destruction through homes, businesses, and lives of those who both lived and worked there, and all those who were moved to respond.  530 more words


VISTA Policy Change

In my last post, I mentioned that I have a number of ideas about the regulations and policies surrounding AmeriCorps service, especially with regards to AmeriCorps VISTA. 309 more words


Protecting Your Pooch

By Meghan Tizzano, Community Emergency Preparedness AmeriCorps Member at Jersey Cares.

For millions of Americans, their pets are important members of their family. This means they are also affected by disasters and require specials needs when preparing your household for emergencies. 262 more words


The Tennessee Waltz With North Carolina

After Georgia, which was a cold, hard struggle (I only now managed to defrost my fingers in order to be able to type once more) the Appalachian Trail begins a new state section, well a two for one section in my mind. 1,034 more words

Appalachian Trail