ServiceWorks Team Reflects on One Year of Service CPDC ServiceWorks team and volunteers engaged more than 120 young adults across communities in one year of service. By: Marisa Strothenke, CPDC ServiceWorks It’s crazy to think that we have just one week remaining in our year of ServiceWorks at CPDC.
New ServiceWorks Volunteer Opportunities Available By: Marisa Strothenke, CPDC ServiceWorks Working as the primary volunteer recruiter for the ServiceWorks team, I have certainly learned a lot. I used to think actual recruitment of volunteers was the hardest part. But after working on this for the past 10 months, I
ServiceWorks Program Advances, Addresses Bullying, Violence By: Khadija Carr, CPDC ServiceWorks Got muscle? Volunteer service requires heavy lifting and the ServiceWorks VISTAS are up for the challenge! Closing out cycle 1, with 62 scholars enrolled and 45 scholars graduated, we knew that building intentional relationships with key organizations and
A Step Toward Non-Violence at Mayfair Mansions By Katie O’Marra, CPDC ServiceWorks On Saturday, February 20, five weeks of skills training and event planning culminated in the Mayfair Mansions cohort of scholars’ capstone project. These scholars worked as a team to decide that violence in their community was a
The Power of Looking Back to Move Forward| Black History Month By: Terrica Mitchell, ServiceWorks Over the past few weeks I have had the pleasure of mentoring a scholar through our ServiceWorks program and recently we entered into a conversation about the stereotyping and perception of black males in