SeniorNet

SeniorNet was started in 1986 at the University of San Francisco as a research project designed to examine whether computers and telecommunications…

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Eugene Botelho

Eagle Pass, TX is the only incorporated community in Maverick County. Spanish is the primary language for 90% of its residents. This…

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Practical Parent Education

In response to a series of 13 teenage suicides, a grassroots organization called Practical Parent Education was formed in Plano, Texas. Founded…

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Joe Young, Jr.

Joseph Young, Jr. is the founder and executive director of the Picture This Show, a nonprofit arts agency that provides a vehicle…

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Heartland Book Bank

The Heartland Book Bank works to alleviate illiteracy in the community by collecting and then distributing books, free of charge, to agencies,…

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Lou Epps

Lou Epps has been doing volunteer work in rural Texas for about 15 years, the last year as a Texas VISTA Health…

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Joan Connery

Joan Connery, a retired reading specialist and literacy director in Rhode Island public schools, along with staff professionals at the Hasbro Children's…

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Kent Nylander

Reverend Kent Nylander is a full time minister at Grace Lutheran Church in Bensenville, Illinois who has been volunteering for more than…

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St. Bernard School

The Saint Bernard School Student-To-Student Buddy Program matches middle school students with younger homeless children. The program's goal is to foster leadership…

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Eighth Grade Book Buddies Program

Eighth Grade Book Buddies is an initiative created by the West Tallahatchie School District to improve reading and self-esteem levels for students…

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