Volunteer Opportunities

September 16, 2011
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DREAM Activists are out and they're organized. Check it out in this Youth Rising blog.
September 2, 2011
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The Roosevelt Institute, New Deal 2.0
Troubling long-term trends have gotten even worse as schools, government, and families cut back and student loans skyrocket.
August 17, 2011
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Half in Ten
With this article and video, learn more about what cuts to the special supplemental nutrition  program for women, infants, and children (WIC) could mean for those who depend on it.
August 16, 2011
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Food Research Action Center (FRAC)
Nearly one in four U.S. households with children struggled to afford enough food for themselves and their families in 2010, according to a new report (pdf) released by the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC).
August 12, 2011
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Kaiser Health News
In this Kaiser Health News round-up, the week's news looks at the formation of the debt "super" committee, and new news on medical devices.
August 11, 2011
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Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity
Julia Isaacs of the Brookings Institution contends that better poverty data is highlighting the effectiveness of programs that help the working poor and unemployed.
August 10, 2011
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Fair Elections Legal Network
Just after the launch of a citizen’s veto campaign in Maine to stand up for the long-standing state practice of Election Day registration, Maine’s Republican Party Chairman Charlie Webster pushed for investigation into the voting records of several hundred students under the claim that they “may have committed voter fraud.”   According to Webster, out-of-st
July 28, 2011
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American Camp Association
Volunteers and professionals in the camp and youth service industries are looking for high-quality professional development opportunities. Let them know about your training opportunities by applying for educational endorsement from the American Camp Association® (ACA)!
July 26, 2011
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Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity
This blog post highlights recent research on the “school-to-prison” pipeline and the effects school discipline can have on a student’s life opportunities.
July 18, 2011
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The Huffington Post
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