Tag Archives: volunteering

Shifting Perspectives

Two summers ago, I decided to volunteer at the Veteran’s Administration in Washington, DC. I was placed in the CLC, or Community Living Center, the long-term rehabilitation and nursing home within the VA. Although the VA sometimes gets poor marks … Continue reading

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I’m calling YOU to volunteer!

Happy Friday! I hope everyone had a relaxing spring break. Today, I wanted to highlight a local non-profit organization, Gaithersburg HELP. Just down the street from USG, this food pantry helps Gaithersburg residents with basic needs assistance, transportation assistance, and … Continue reading

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IT’S ALL FREE

In this week’s issue, I was immediately drawn to this volunteering opportunity and wanted to share with you. Continue reading

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I don’t hear the voices. I AM THE VOICE.

The takeaway is, APPLY, APPLY, APPLY …. Continue reading

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Active Citizens

Have you heard of Alternative Breaks? It enables students to participate in short-term service-learning experiences that challenge social, political and economic structures of our global community. I’ve been part of this community for several years now, and I love it! I … Continue reading

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Gimme A Break

I’m 3 classes & 1 exam away from spring break, you guys. Senioritis has hit me hard this semester. If you don’t know what senioritis is, it is basically the lack of motivation that students have when they’re about to graduate. … Continue reading

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