Maddie Bozik is the president of Maddie’s Mitten March, a charity she started in 2009, when she was ten years old. The goal of Maddie’s Mitten March is to collect, clean, and distribute winter clothing to those in need. Today, Maddie has a retrofitted (and repainted) school bus that goes around the community as part of her project to give winter clothing to anyone that needs it.
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Charity For a Better World
BY PAUL CHEUNG
@ VOL 5
ON FEB 20, 2014
Paul Cheung has participated in and contributed to several charities to support disadvantaged children, breast cancer awareness, animal adoption, food banks, and much more. He believes in making the world a better place, and hopes to raise greater awareness of world issues in his community.
Lions, Tigers and Binturongs, Oh My!
BY DEVON SPONHEIMER
@ VOL 3
ON JUN 05, 2015
"Reptiles, insects, and primates, all of them make me nervous. It sounds like everything sorta makes me nervous. But you got to push yourself and this is part of the reason I try to have new experiences, and try things I normally wouldn't try, because really, when are you going to hold an American Alligator or a Stick Bug.
In Lions, Tigers and Binturongs, Oh My! from Accident Vol. 3, former zoo docent, Devon Sponheimer, shares her love for animals in this offbeat presentation about her journeys around the world interacting with all sorts or species! Have a listen and find out some interesting animal facts such as why Binturongs smell like popcorn, or which gender of the platypus is venomous.
This was "Presentation of the Day" July 21st, 2015.
BY AISHA JAMAL
@ VOL 8
ON DEC 05, 2015
Aisha Jamal talks about the meaning of charity work which has completely changed to her after she started working close to poor people.she tells about the times she lived with them and witnessed life’s most inspiring and tragic moments, as she describes she has seen inspiring glimpses of courage, dignity, kindness, perseverance, and generosity. To her the meaning of charity work has changed to the Humanitarian service ,she realized that what is offered for poor people is an obligation not a grace because it's from a human to an equal human being .
Твори добро - социальный проект студентов
BY IRINA DEMENTEVA
@ VOL 3
ON APR 21, 2016
Ирина Дементьева - студентка ИжГТУ, волонтер социального проекта «Твори добро»: "Цель нашего проекта обустроить кухню-столовую детям - сиротам и детям оставшихся без попечения родителей, 82 ученикам- воспитанникам с 1 по 10 классы МКОУ "Школы - интернат № 96"г. Ижевск, ул.Телегина, 42а."
My Name is Kumar
BY TIM LOONEN
@ VOL 30
ON JUN 13, 2016
My name is Kumar is the charity set up by Tim Loonen and his wife Renee Schreurs to support 37 former child beggars in Tamil Nadu, Southern India. Living between London and Chennai they offer a safe home, education and love to children born into poverty. Almost five years after they’ve first set foot in India the charity is thriving and about to double the number of kids they are able to send to school. However, it hasn’t been always easy. Tim will guide us through some of the tough choices they’ve had to make along the way and tell us about how he combines a full time job at the world’s largest travel site (TripAdvisor) with the exciting (and rewarding) world of philanthropy.
Rethinking High School: The Edison Initiative
BY RICHARD FOSTER
@ VOL 19
ON MAY 12, 2016
Richard Foster, a local architect and the Director of Design at Lewis Group Architects, will introduce the XQ Super School Project. As part of this competition, Lewis Group Architects is leading a team of local educators and thinkers to develop a school that redefines the way we educate in America.