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It’s Back to School Time….

Its August already. For some of us this means, just when we’ve started getting used to our summer routine it’s time for back to school planning. Whether you’re on summer break from college, starting college classes for the first time, or looking toward a second chance at earning your high school diploma or GED, wrapping […]

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Why Celebrate Potential?

I am looking forward to one of my favorite events next week – our Community Connection Celebrate Potential Recognition happening next Thursday April 6. In a world obsessed with outcome metrics and pay for performance, let me tell you why Celebrating Potential is so important to the people in our programs, our community and, yes, […]

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Discovering Strength and Defying Labels

At the Volunteer Center it is our goal transform our community and ourselves through volunteerism, empowering everyone to be the difference. This mission is carried forward in an endless number of ways through our family of programs. Sometimes folks are surprised to discover the variety of what we do. “You do that as well?!” they […]

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