Tag Archives: Activism

Social Justice Activist Fights to Bridge Gaps in Equality and Create Unity Across Cultures

by Shelby Durden Jacksonville University Intern Chevara Orrin’s earliest memory of activism was as a three-year old, sleeping in concrete building tubes across the street from the White House in support of the Bangladesh Liberation War and protesting famine in … Continue reading

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Intern Photographer Sees Volunteering Through New Eyes

As someone new to the HandsOn Jacksonville family, and an outsider looking in on the Blueprint for Leadership Program, I can readily say that I have been humbled and impressed by the things they accomplish.  From the minute I showed … Continue reading

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New Report – Civic Life in America

The National Conference on Citizenship and the Corporation for National Community Service just published the 2010 Civic Health Summary. The key findings don’t come as a surprise for those of us who work with volunteers every day.  For example Americans … Continue reading

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