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Future generations of farmers will be stewards of a significant portion of the island’s farmland, thanks to the formation of a non-profit land organization and the generosity of a South Whidbey donor. In 2019, Freeland resident Caroline Gardner donated her 10-acre farm to Agrarian Trust, a conservation group dedicated to making farmland more accessible and …

DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) — The Boys & Girls Club of Decatur announced that it has received thousands of dollars in grants to support digital skills training. The grant was provided by Comcast, according to the organization. The $40,000 Lift Zone Opportunity Fund grant will support digital skills training in the organization’s Lift Zone, which Comcast …

COLUMBIA, MO (KMIZ) United Community Builders unveiled plans for the $4 million Beacon Community Center on Friday. United Community Builders says it has nearly reached that goal, having already raised $2.5 million in donations. Executive director Damian Dean told a press conference on Friday that he wanted the Beacon Community Center to be an anchor …

The 2021 survey by the Illinois Association of Regional Superintendents of Schools (IARSS) and its educational and research partners shows what many people already know. The shortage of educators in Illinois is worse than ever. Student teacher Dashia Jones goes over a maths problem in Kelly Flamm’s fifth year class at Cobden Primary School on …

On Friday, Mzati Youth Organization donated 650 washable face masks worth K150,000 to Lunzu Secondary School as a way to address face mask challenges among school students. Mzati Youth Organization executive director Lawrence Kumpama said they noted that students were neglecting to wear face masks and other Covid-19 measures because they could not afford to …

No news posted on The ticker last year drew more social media reactions than the ousting of Ty Schmidt as executive director of Norte. Schmidt had founded the youth cycling nonprofit in 2013 and grown it into a multi-county force that has reached hundreds of children. His status as the leader and face of the …

Time seems to have slowed down for Enrique “Henry” Tarrio. The Miami native and former leader of the far-right Proud Boys has spent the past 128 days in a Washington, DC jail, after pleading guilty in August 2021 to burning a Black Lives Matter flag and possessing weapon magazines large capacity fire. For more than …

Community Transit CEO Ric Ilgenfritz, top right, gives a virtual presentation of a VanGO van at the Foundation for Edmonds School District. The van will be used by students of the foundation-sponsored Work Experience and Assessment Program, which provides vocational assessment and work experience opportunities for high school students with disabilities. Community Transit awarded 12 …

When people hear “Boys & Girls Club,” they often think of “another great after-school program,” according to a leader in the organization. It’s a great thing to be known for, said Kirk Dominick, Interim President and CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Plain, but so much more is happening in the …

[ad_1] There is a wonderful organization in our country that I can support. If you don’t support them already, I want to encourage you to support them as well. This organization doesn’t have a lot of fanfare, it doesn’t have beauty pageants, doesn’t have TV specials, and as far as I know it doesn’t have …

[ad_1] FUNDING is now available from the Tesco Community Grants Program for non-profit organizations based in North Wales, community groups or registered charities. The Tesco Community Grants program is now open for applications, with priority given to projects that provide food and support to young people. The following are examples of eligible applications focusing on …

[ad_1] When people hear “Boys & Girls Club,” they often think of “another great after-school program,” according to a leader in the organization. It’s a great thing to be known for, said Kirk Dominick, Interim President and CEO of the Boys & Girls Club of the Coastal Plain, but so much more is happening in …

[ad_1] From today, all people aged 16 and over eligible for a booster vaccine can access this service through designated HSE vaccination centers. Young people in this cohort must make an appointment for a booster dose and the appointment portal on the HSE site has been online since New Year’s Eve. General practitioners and community …

[ad_1] Schools could end up sending full-year groups home if they struggle to recruit enough staff for the next term, a union boss has warned. Geoff Barton of the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) said The telegraph school leaders may have to prioritize certain age groups for in-person instruction as “the only last …

[ad_1] Organizations across the country are expected to receive additional funding Image credit: Getty Images / SDI Productions As the need for financial support within the voluntary sector is greater than ever, organizations in Essex will be able to continue their work with a community grant from the Essex Violence and Vulnerability Unit (VVU). Out …

[ad_1] Breadcrumb Links New Local News Author of the article: Riley cassidy Release date : November 30, 2021 • 33 minutes ago • 3 minutes to read • Join the conversation Volunteer Airdrie is pleased to announce that all of the years of this year we have completed the recognition of the last volunteers of …

[ad_1] Due to his experiences when he was younger, Tim Behling founded SUCCESSTEAM, a non-profit organization specializing in the educational development of young people, in 2015. “I understood that I had to give people the same thing that I needed which is an opportunity – a leadership opportunity, a development opportunity and access to things …

[ad_1] It is the centenary year of the Bingley Amateur Operatic Society, and members are busy collecting treasured keepsakes and mementos from the shows of yesteryear. The Company’s 100th anniversary celebration will take place on Saturday in the studio of the Bingley Little Theater. In accordance with Covid safety guidelines, the number of participants will …

[ad_1] School districts and youth groups in Santa Maria will join health care providers in offering COVID-19 vaccines to children aged 5 to 11 after the planned approval of the drug Pfizer as early as next week. Once the vaccines are distributed to counties by the California Department of Public Health, local health care providers …

[ad_1] A refugee football club, community cafes and hot meals for the homeless are just a few of the fantastic projects that will reopen after winning funding to help Reading recover from Covid. Local Reading organizations will receive up to £ 10,000 each from a pot of funding to support people with mental health and …

[ad_1] A volunteer from the Shuttleworth Veteran Airplane Society (SVAS) received two honors for his art and dedicated community work. For his first commendation, Phil Jackson was thrilled to receive the full membership of the Guild of Aviation Artist, awarded by a vote of the full members at his annual exhibition. The Guild of Aviation …

[ad_1] WIGHTLINK welcomes applications this month from charities, sports and arts groups across the Isle of Wight for its Wightlink in the Community travel program in 2022. Focused on helping young people and green initiatives, the program supports many good causes that improve the quality of life of the inhabitants of the Isle of Wight. …

[ad_1] Kevin Nelson, an engineer at ZF Transmissions, was among many adults in science and technology who spoke with young people at the iMAGINE STEAM festival on Saturday in Uptown Greenwood. The many young people who came for the event could easily identify with Nelson, who ran a booth where kids could propel a racing …

[ad_1] By Lee Chilcote, Earth From Severance Music Center to Playhouse Square, 78th Street Studios to Beachland Ballroom, Cleveland has a rich arts scene that far exceeds its weight compared to other American cities of its size. Still, Cleveland artists and arts organizations say they haven’t always had the strong support of City Hall under …