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A Charter School in Windham?

Our Piece of the Pie has applied for a state charter school in Windham, targeting over-age, under-credited students.  Windham has been missing this population since budget cuts years ago forced the closure of a similar school in Windham.   38 more words

Global Youth Service Day - Reflection & Planning

Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) was last weekend, April 20-22! Although I’ve worked on other projects this year, GYSD is the central part of my Public Ally term of service. 459 more words

Martin Luther King Day of Service

At Our Piece of the Pie (OPP), the main job of the Public Ally in my position each year is to coordinate Global Youth Service Day in Hartford, Connecticut. 398 more words

From the Government, Here to Help

(This is the second part of a collaboration between Ken Hall and Victor Salvo, commenting on the aftermath of Tropical Storm Irene in Vermont and raising awareness of Victor’s work rebuilding an earthquake-damaged school in Haiti. 2,053 more words

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Global Youth Service Day

On Saturday, April 16, thousands of youth volunteered at over 1,500 projects in 49 states and 53 countries for Global Youth Service Day. Hands On Hartford hosted and participated in a variety of projects alongside many volunteer groups and organizations in the Hartford area. 184 more words