Monthly Archives: April 2013

National Volunteer Week-Nyjah’s Story

Nyjah volunteers with Happy Helpers for the Homeless Hello my name is Nyjah Johnson, I am a twelve year old student of Kipp Ujima Village Academy In Baltimore, Maryland. I started volunteering with Happy Helpers for the Homeless in October … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week-Jason’s Story

Jason Strecker is a volunteer with Ferndale United Methodist Church, for more information contact Alice at 410-761-2880 I knew Alice from Ferndale United Methodist Church in Glen Burnie through working at Arundel House of Hope in Glen Burnie. I had … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week- Tammy’s Story

My story spans several years and has more to do with my daughter’s participation than mine. She was a camper at AA County Rec and Parks summer camps from about age six to 12. From the very first year, she … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week-Lois’s Story

Lois Findlay volunteered Historic Annapolis Foundation The notice in The Capital requested volunteers to assist with a quilting project at Bates Middle School. A collaborative effort of Historic Annapolis Foundation, Banneker-Douglass Museum and the AACPS system. “Kids and sewing”, I thought … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week-Jodi’s Story

Jodi Leathers is volunteering with Operation Welcome Home Maryland During the summer, my son, Jonathan and his girlfriend, Brittany, joined me to welcome home our troops at BWI Airport from Afghanistan. Nothing could have prepared us for their faces, their tears, … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week-Lianna’s Story

Lianna is the President of People Connect with The Arc of Central Maryland Giving back is all something that we are all able to do. Regardless of who we are or what is happening in our lives, the opportunity to … Continue reading

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National Volunteer Week-Sharing Stories

National Volunteer Week kicks off today. As a Volunteer Center, we have decided to share stories of the many wonderful activities volunteers are doing each and everyday in Anne Arundel County. We will be sharing 1 story a day in … Continue reading

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