Tag: Volunteer

Giving Back: My Volunteer Sabbatical Rebuilding Hurricane-Ravaged Schools

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Over 20 years ago, as I prepared to take some downtime between undergrad and grad school, my world was forever changed when I was given the opportunity to volunteer at orphanages in Eastern Europe. Instead of packing my camping gear for the leisurely summer adventures I had planned with friends, I...

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Four Reasons to Empower Employee Volunteerism

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At Caiman Consulting, we pride ourselves on stewardship and having a positive impact on the community. Recently, Caiman’s Bay Area team volunteered at the annual spelling bee at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Silicon Valley. Six enthusiastic consultants had the opportunity to spend the afternoon with...

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Find Your Cause: My Experience with Rainier Scholars

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As Horace Mann, a pioneering American educator, said, "Education then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is a great equalizer of the conditions of men -- the balance wheel of the social machinery". I strongly believe this and am committed to supporting it in any way I can. The four focus...

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