Fitness Center Closures
The fitness center lower level is undergoing an exciting renovation project which will have new flooring and power lifting stations installed in the coming weeks. On Monday July 31st work on the lower level of the fitness center will begin. The lower level where the work is being done...
CSGC Summer Grant Project Update: The Brains with Beauty Project
The Brains with Beauty Project (www.brainswithbeauty.org) is a Black female literacy and empowerment platform that I have been developing over the past two years. Through its two parts, The Salon Initiative and The One-Stop Initiative, my project bolsters the mantra “intelligence is beautiful” in the minds of young Black...
CSGC Summer Grant Update: Be4Cause: Cancer Awareness & Support for Patients in Morocco
This summer, thanks to the generous support by the CSGC, I have the distinctive opportunity to engage in humanitarian aid to relieve the suffering of Moroccans affected by cancer and to promote awareness in rural communities.
CSGC Summer Grant Project: How to Live
This summer, with the help of the CSGC, I am spending a few weeks working on a farm in my Community called Seeds of Solidarity. Their mission is to help educate local families and individuals who are interested in healthy, sustainable farming.
CSGC Grant Summer Project – Sociedad Latina “STEAM Team”
This summer, I was given the enriching opportunity to volunteer at Sociedad Latina (www.sociedadlatina.org), a non-profit organization located in Mission Hill, Boston. The organization has been tirelessly working since 1968 to raise “the next generation of Latino leaders who are confident, competent, self-sustaining and proud of their cultural heritage”....
CSGC Summer 2017 Grant: Simply Smiles
This is a reflection of my time volunteering in La Plant, South Dakota thanks to a CSGC grant that I received.
CASA (Central American Refugee Ayuda)
This summer, with the help of the CSGC, I have had the opportunity to volunteer at RAICES in San Antonio, Texas. RAICES is a pro-bono non-profit legal organization that is focused in helping Central American unaccompanied minors gain legal status in the United States.
Boyden Library Presents: The 2017 Summer Reading List
As the students of Deerfield Academy finish up the semester and summer is upon us, drop by Boyden Library and check-out our new display of selected titles from the 2017 Summer Reading Lists. Perhaps you will find a book or two for your own summer reading. All you need...
CSGC Summer Grant Project: Gentr
Gentr (www.gentr.org) is a girls entrepreneurship program that I have been working on for two years now; with a CSGC summer grant, I piloted it in East Africa last year and returned this summer to make improvements to the program, monitor its progress, and ensure its sustainability.
Apply for the 2017-2018 Albany Road Editorial Board
This is a reminder to apply for the 2017-2018 editorial board of Albany Road, Deerfield's Literary & Art Magazine. Applications are due September 20th, 2017.