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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Exploring Volunteering and Youth Development 7,000 Miles from Home

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Recently I participated in the Emirates Foundation for Youth Development’s first ever Philanthropy Summit in Abu Dhabi. The summit brought together philanthropic, corporate and government representatives to learn from each other and debate how to better channel our collective resources to advance the common good. More

12/09/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Celebrate International Volunteer Day

December 5th is International Volunteer Day. Established in 1985 by the United Nations, International Volunteer Day is a chance to celebrate and thank volunteers worldwide, and increase awareness of the value of volunteers. More

12/05/13

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Stacey Stewart

By Stacey Stewart


Live Every Day Like It’s #GivingTuesday

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On Tuesday, December 3, 2013, we invite you to join the second annual #GivingTuesday, an opportunity for all of us to come together and redefine what it really means "to give." More

12/02/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Volunteering During the Holidays

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The holiday season is here – and with it are opportunities to spend time with family, take days off from work and, often, a greater sense of wanting to help those in need. So the holidays should be a great time to volunteer, right? More

11/21/13

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Edwin Goutier

By Edwin Goutier


100 Great Children’s Books of the Last 100 Years

"Great stories never grow old" according to librarians at The New York Public Libraries. I couldn't agree more. Check out their list of the top children's books of the last century as part of our National Education Week celebration. More

11/20/13

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