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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke


Parent Involvement in Schools: Tips for Busy Parents

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Parental involvement in schools leads to academic success, and even the busiest parents can make a difference. More

08/06/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Mandela Day Inspires Volunteers throughout the World

Nelson Mandela once said, “What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead." More

07/18/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Can Volunteering Help You with Your Job Search?

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An email came across the other day with a subject line that read “Can Volunteering Help You with Your Job Search?” I knew that we all learn new skills through volunteering and certainly the connections we make can help lead us to future employment. But what I took as common knowledge hadn’t ever been proven, until now. More

07/15/13

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Youth Volunteer Opportunities for Summer Break

Children of all ages can learn the values of volunteering. This summer include your children in your community involvement. Youth volunteer opportunities exist at some of the places you frequent most. Read on! More

07/12/13

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Michele Danno

By Michele Danno


For Roberto Garza, Living United Starts at Home.

 After running through tackles, plays and covering drills all day with his team, Chicago Bears’ offensive lineman Roberto Garza comes home to practice numbers, shapes and letters with his three-year-old daughter.

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06/27/13

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