Final Update on Gentr
A second and final update on my CSGC Summer Grant project: I returned from my trip to East Africa and India where I launched the pilot of Gentr (www.gentr.org), a girls entrepreneurship development program and network.
Summer Service Grant: CRST Reservation, South Dakota
On Saturday, July 23, I returned from another incredible week volunteering on the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Reservation in La Plant, South Dakota with Simply Smiles – all made possible by my CSGC Summer Service Grant.
Teaching In Sign Language
Tomorrow, Monday, July 25, 2016, I leave for Sivasailam, India, to begin my summer service project, funded by the Earle/Mendillo Grant through Deerfield’s CSGC program. While in Sivasailam, I will be teaching English and Math at the Shanthi School for the Deaf and Mute.
CSGC Grant: Groundwork DC
This summer, I have been working with a non for profit environmental stewardship organization in the DC Area called Groundwork Anacostia River DC.
Waiting for Rain
This July, I've been working with my Workman Grant money to preserve the health of Sodus Bay, despite being tripped up by the fair weather.
Summer Service Grant: Chances for Children Trip
This June, I travelled to Kenscoff, Haiti. This was my third summer going to Haiti with an organization called Chances for Children. The organization runs a crèche, a home for children that are in the typically multi-year process of being adopted by American families. They also support local orphanages...
Library’s Supersearch more super!
Most of the Library’s digital and print resources are now findable through a Supersearch search. Supersearch is your new one-stop search tool for books, articles, streaming video, and more thanks to the just-completed merger of the Library’s catalog into Supersearch. Please ask a Library staff member if you have...
A Stinky Day
My summer service project, funded by the Workman Grant through Deerfield's GSGC program, focuses on renewable energy and affordable farming for local families in my community.
Second Helpings update
Going to Second Helpings every week is something I look forward to.
Simply Smiling in South Dakota
"Our quest, our earth walk, is to look within, to know who we are, to see that we are connected to all things, that there is no separation, only in the mind." ~ Lakota proverb