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Jesse Marcus

By Jesse Marcus

Measurable Progress in India’s Fight against Hepatitis B

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How young leaders in Mumbai, India have already vaccinated nearly 9,000 people against the disease. More

11/15/13

Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke

From Dropout to Valedictorian

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A mentor can mean the difference between success and failure – or the difference between a dropout and a valedictorian. More

11/06/13

Jesse Marcus

By Jesse Marcus

New York City Shows Us How to Get More Kids in the Classroom

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Want to cut the national drop-out rate in half and save $45 billion every year? United Way of New York City may have a solution… More

10/21/13

Lindsay Torrico

By Lindsay Torrico

Take Action for Afterschool!

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Happy Lights On Afterschool Day! Across the country, communities are celebrating the power of high-quality afterschool, summer, and expanded learning programs to make a difference in the lives of children and youth. More

10/17/13

Sandra Serna Smith

By Sandra Serna Smith

Farm to Fork: Creating Young Leaders During Afterschool

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After-school programs across the U.S. not only foster connectedness and critical thinking skills, but also birth a group of future leaders who are engaged and committed that such opportunities can remain viable to all. More

10/17/13

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