Following the catastrophic 7.0 earthquake that struck Haiti 3 weeks ago, a local Haitian group call Dlo Pwop-which means "clean water" in Haitian Creole-has devised innovative ways to deliver much needed potable water to fellow Haitians in Port-au-Prince.
Encinitas-based Class-ACT, is pleased to announce that its founder and Executive Director Niels Lund has won the prestigious 10News Leadership Award. An on-air segment honoring Mr. Lund will air during the 6 PM News on Thursday, January 14, 2010.
Do Good Get Rewards is an online volunteer rewards program that provides incentives for volunteering and for non profit organizations. Volunteers earn reward points for the hours they work and redeem them for rewards such as vacations, gift cards, and hotel and restaurant certificates.
Tues 13th Oct saw The Muscular Help Foundation that delivers Muscle Dreams for sufferers of the muscle wasting disease muscular dystrophy, host its 3rd Annual London Flagship Fundraiser at the prestigious Royal Automobile Club in Pall Mall ... event included a v-special message from Lord Alan Sugar, a chauffeur driven Ferrari into London for 12yr old Jordan Williams plus £12,000 raised at auction.
Media Invitation to attend awards dinner for 350 teens who perform community service. Event is this Sunday, October 18, 2009 at the Bell Tower Regional Community Center in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, starting at 5:00 P.M.
ENCINITAS - The Board of Directors of Encinitas, California based non-profit, Class-ACT, elected new president Dave Peiser at its August Board Meeting. He replaces Brenda Smith, who stepped down after serving as board president for 2 years.
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Looking for a way to bring their message to a wider audience, students are reaching out to celebrities and public figures whom they admire; in hopes that they would learn about what is going on in the Congo and become a part of the solution.
Da Lighthouse Outreach held its annual summer celebration at the organization’s community center.This annual event celebrates achievements in the deaf community. Twin brothers and pro basketball players, Osei and Adei Morris, present awards.
On Thursday, June 25, 2009, the V8 Gateway Collaborative supported by Detroit LISC presents a “Ribbon Cutting Ceremonial Bus Tour” event to celebrate the façade improvements of 10 businesses and over $500,000 of Investment along the Van Dyke corridor within the cities of Center Line, Warren and Detroit.
In King County, Washington, 2,922 parents and children are homeless each night, and 23,000 children here witness domestic violence in their homes. These aren't just statistics. These are real people, people that Family Services is reaching out to help.
The Landscape Architecture Foundation (LAF) announced the appointment of a new executive director, Barbara Deutsch, ASLA. Deutsch comes to LAF from BioRegional's One Planet Communities Program in Washington, DC. She will focus on expanding LAF's influence in sustainable design.