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Social justice + local food in New York

Can one farm change an entire community?

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Listen up: 5 social justice podcasts

Podcasting is the new broadcasting. Today, we share 5 favorites that deliver fresh content about social justice and environmentalism.

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We celebrate Black History Month– and look to the future

As we celebrate Black History Month, we take note of what still needs to be done to ensure equal opportunity for everyone.

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Fundraising— it’s not just about bake sales anymore

Fundraising used to mean rummage sales and knocking on neighbors’ doors. Today, community-based programs are using crowdfunding and social media to tap into a global community of supporters.  The concept of “community” is no longer restricted to a neighborhood or … Continue reading

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The power of the crowd could rescue reading program

Providence Glen hopes it won’t be closing the book on summer literacy series

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How education can jump-start social justice

The Poverty and Race Research Action Council’s latest bulletin showcases the power of education As usual, the Poverty and Race Research Action Council’s (PRRAC) bulletin offers a wealth of information to anyone interested in community-building and social justice. We wanted … Continue reading

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CSCC ESL Afterschool Communities holds 5k race

One of our favorite service enrichment programs, Columbus State Community College’s ESL Afterschool Communities, will be holding a 5k race this weekend.

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Triumphs of service-enrichment programs

You know that Praxia Partners and Accord Management is proud of their partnership with Columbus State Community College’s ESL Afterschool Communities’ popular after school program in the Providence Glen community. But did you know ESL Afterschool Communities also runs other … Continue reading

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Bright year ahead for ESL students at Providence Glen

It was a busy year for the students and educators of Columbus State Community College’s ESL Afterschool Communities at Providence Glen— luckily, their latest newsletter gives us a chance to catch up.

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