Tag Archives: Community Service (Organization Sector)

Virginia Beach volunteer rescue squads a hub of service, hands-on learning for EVMS students

Call comes in, and that siren goes off overhead. And we can be sent anywhere into anything. Everything from resuscitate cardiac arrest victims to deliver babies. I’m just going to lift your arm. I’m sorry. I’m a volunteer paramedic with the Virginia Beach rescue squad. It’s the largest volunteer based EMS system in the country.… Read More »

Ms Stella Young – Posthumous Alumni Community Service Award

I was on my second teaching round in a Melbourne High School, and I was about 20 minutes into a year 11 legal studies class when this boy put up his hand and said, “Hey Miss, when are you going to start doing your speech?” And I said, “What speech?” He said, “You know, like… Read More »

RIT Gives Back – Community Service & Charity

Horowicz>>It was quite amazing when we walked into one class… it was a second grade class they are all started chanting “RIT” as loud as you can imagine. and… it really took us aback! But it was because we’ve been here for seven years and really committed to helping that I think they see us,… Read More »

UAlbany Students Win “Newman’s Own” National Community Service Challenge

– “UAlbany believes in World Within Reach, that’s what third world impact is about. It’s about being the change you wish to see, which is quoted by Ghandi. Winning twenty-five thousand dollars from the Newman’s Own campus community service challenge means 500 students would be able to go to a school. It means everything to… Read More »

All College Week – Community Service Day 2015

You know, Community Service Day, when you think about community colleges, it’s our opportunity to give back. To really give back to our communities and to have students, faculty and staff working side by side. It also builds a relationship with our staff and faculty. Today, we have 300 volunteers. I think the first year… Read More »

Service Learning | Howard Community College (HCC)

Howard Community College established the Center for Service Learning more than 10 years ago to develop students who give back to the community. For its efforts, the center has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This award recognizes excellent college community service programs, and I’m proud both our students and… Read More »

CCRI’s Community Service Day 2014

music music One of the nice things about having the CCRI community is because they’re already invested in the community and this is a nice way to be directly invested in the community because this garden will not only impact people it impacts the local economy, it impacts green space. So it’s nice to have… Read More »

RIT Gives Back – Community Service & Charity

Horowicz>>It was quite amazing when we walked into one class… it was a second grade class they are all started chanting “RIT” as loud as you can imagine. and… it really took us aback! But it was because we’ve been here for seven years and really committed to helping that I think they see us,… Read More »

Service to New York’s Immigrant Communities

It’s not just a legal story. It’s a human story. It’s a beautiful country. It is. For gay people, For the LGBT communities – not that beautiful. I was tortured, Tortured by the police. I had no choice; I had to leave. Immigration, detention centers, the whole police officers and I was just scared. The… Read More »