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What I learnt serving National Service (NS)

I enlisted in the army in May 2014 and will be finishing my service in March 2016. I’m excited, as most people are toward their Operationally Ready Date or ORD. 1,152 more words

Community HealthCorps Members Give Smiles!

By Anastasia Sonneman, Program Specialist, NACHC-Community HealthCorps®, with stories from Community HealthCorps® AmeriCorps Alums, Chelsea Pepe & Jacqueline Baron

The month of February marks National Children’s Dental Health Month… 508 more words

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The Burden of National Service

So who should do National Service?

TR Emeritus recently reported on the issue of Permanent Residents in Singapore who allegedly avoid Singapore’s conscription law – we call it National Service – entitled, “Before you serve your government, know who your government is serving”. 351 more words

VISTA Member Kem Dwumaah Recruits Volunteers to Assist Youth and Family Counseling

VISTA member Kem Dwumaah has established the foundation for Youth and Family Counseling’s new volunteer program.

Kem recruited and trained 2 new volunteers who will regularly serve as receptionists, which frees staff from answering phones and setting appointments and allows them to concentrate on their duties. 74 more words

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VISTA Member Nate Dears Writes Grants to Aid the Food 4 Kids Program

Our Daily Bread (ODB), a community soup kitchen in Denton, TX that serve nutritious meals to those in need, is expanding on their mission.

ODB has partnered with the North Texas Food Bank (NTFB), Denton Community Food Center (DCFC), and Target Distribution Center to participate in the backpack program, Food 4 Kids. 117 more words

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VISTA Member Marissa Castilleja Helps to Develop New Marketing Resources and Partnerships

On Saturday, January 23, 2016 Twice As Nice Resale (an entity of Woman To Woman Pregnancy Resource Center) partnered with Zera Coffee Co. and Discover Denton to host Denton’s very first Bridal Show. 147 more words

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Alpha Phi Omega Anchor Painting

Near the end of our pledging process for the national service fraternity, the other pledges and I got the chance to spray paint the anchor on campus.  123 more words

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