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#BGIM breaks from the Leadership & Training Special #LTS to provide today’s #BGIM. (Editor’s Note: LTS would surely be completed to the very last edition). 598 more words

Dear Quah Zheng Wen, Don't Give Up On That Olympic Dream Just Yet

Dear Quah Zheng Wen,

On behalf of Singaporeans everywhere, don’t give up on that Olympic dream just yet.

Your deferment from National Service is about to expire come 31st August. 355 more words

Dear Straight People

NSF Deferment Idea: Not Your Average Joe's School of Thought

Whilst it’s nice that our Gold Olympian’s National Service obligation has been settled, it isn’t far enough. For a government that always prides itself with it’s self-proclaimed long-term planning prowess, deferring Schooling’s NSF a mere 4 years – and they call that ‘long-term’ and prowess? 786 more words

Singapore PRs wanting their cake and eat it too

One thing I really hate is the fact that that some PRs do not want to serve NS. So I will just leave this here, a screenshot I got from a local forum. 20 more words


VISTA Member Adam Jones Develops Volunteer Training Seminars

Adam Jones, a VISTA serving at Woman to Woman Pregnancy Resource Center completed two new training seminars for the volunteers serving at the agency’s Twice As Nice Resale store. 98 more words

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VISTA Member Casey McCollum Updates Agency’s Personnel Policies

Casey McCollum, a VISTA with Denton Affordable Housing Corporation (DAHC), has spent the last few weeks updating the agency’s personnel policies. He has contacted other area non-profit agencies and reviewed their policies, which he found to be particularly helpful. 80 more words

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VISTA Leader Chanell Rose Recruits for November VISTA Openings

VISTA recruitment for the month of November is in full swing, and VISTA North Texas Leader Chanell Rose has been hard at work screening applicants and marketing for the open VISTA positions. 88 more words

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