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Boston & Washington DC Community Service

  • Giving Back in Georgetown – American Red Cross

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    What a great and meaningful start we have gotten off to here in Georgetown, the nation’s capital! From our opening discussion about the meaning of community service, right up to until our recent afternoon swim at Volta Pool, our group has taken advantage of its size and has really come together as a family. To […]

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  • Workin’ in Washington


      And another adventure begins! We were sad to say goodbye to our Boston Crew, but excited for new experiences and friendships to come.  In between Boston and Washington, we had a fun night out in New York City.  Matt was especially great putting on his NYC hat and navigating us through the city like […]

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  • “Hope is a powerful thing to give someone”

    The Beautiful Boston trip is off to an awesome start! The group has had a fun filled weekend. Bowling Night was full of smiles as Alec and Jake shocked us with their skills, both scoring in the hundreds!  The boys were “going for a turkey” (3 strikes in a game), while the girls impressed us […]

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  • Water Park Wild in Washington! – Boston/Washington DC Community Service


    A lot has happened since the last time we wrote. We both started, and finished, our final round of community service at the Washington Boys and Girls Club. The club was such a joy to be in with such a positive atmosphere and awesome staff.   The trip members had no hesitation jumping right into the […]

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