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Where did National Service Come from?

We often get asked about the idea behind AmeriCorps and the whole concept of service. While we always tell the history of President Clinton’s signature legislation in 1993 and before that, JFK’s idea about the Peace Corps in 1961, what…..

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A Great Experience!

Despite the rain, I loved our adventure at the Smith Center.  It gave us all more time to get to know one another by really working together and by having fun!  I hope it was worthwhile for you.

Outdoor Ed

Did anyone else do outdoor ed at the Smith Center?  I’m super excited to go back!

Give Blood!

Come out and give blood to a great cause (Red Cross) on October 15th and 26th, at Montgomery College- Rockville. There is a prize to be won and food that will need to get eaten! Contact Lauren Seeley for more…..

Welcome Picnic

It was great seeing so many of you at the Meet and Great at my house on Tuesday, August 31.  It was a fun way for us to meet each other . . . and learn about each other.  I…..

Swap-o-rama

The Swap-o-rama-rama was my favorite Americorps service project of the year.  It was organized by Monica through Impact Silver Spring, and basically it was a huge clothing swap.  People came in with their unwanted clothing, which we divided into categories…..