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Bank of North Dakota

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Why am I writing about a bank in North Dakota, USA? Because this bank is a publicly owned bank which is the only established one in the US so far. This seemingly business related post is actually a post on civic engagement. How so? The Bank of North Dakota (BND) has a vision to “be helpful to and assist in the development of… financial institutions… within the State.”

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Count to 100: 100 Classrooms in Afghanistan

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During the Taliban regime, by law, girls in Afghanistan were not allowed to go to school and it was punishable by death. Even though this law was lifted, there is very limited access to schools and a proper education.

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Fresh Food and Farmers Markets: A Local Alternative

Volunteering

Fresh berries, delicious jams and honeys, and a variety of vegetables; it’s that time of year again when farmers markets start cropping up all around the city.

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Look Successful, Be Successful, with Dress for Success

Katie Hoang

Fashion and female empowerment - all in one place!

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Volunteering Wisely

Nicola Sznajder

Your time is very valuable and while volunteering can be an amazing experience and very beneficial for your career, it is important to look for and choose the best volunteer position for you.

By: Nicola Sznajder 284 reads | 0 comments
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How Volunteer Experience Can Help Land You a Co-op Placement

Business

Have you ever wondered if volunteer experience can be a more valuable experience in a hiring manager’s mind? Have you ever wondered about hidden benefits that go with volunteerism? If yes, this article is for you. Find out what makes volunteering distinct on your resume, and how it can help you land a co-op!

By: Kate Smirnova 506 reads | 0 comments
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Pro Bono vs. Speculation Work

Nicola Sznajder

As a freelancer interested in certain aspects of volunteering, Nicola distinguishes between what it means when an opportunity is stated as Pro Bono or Speculation work?

By: Nicola Sznajder 191 reads | 0 comments
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Volunteer for the Vancouver Rape Relief Society and Women’s Shelter

Not-for-profit

Be an advocate for gender equality, and volunteer with the Vancouver Rape Relief Society and Women's Shelter. They are a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing support to women who may be experiencing sexual or physical abuse. Click through to read more!

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Wanted: Individuals Desiring An Adventure

General

Looking to travel to a foreign country? Try something new? Meet some new people? You and AID could be a perfect match!

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The Perfect Volunteer Opportunities by Season

Kim Huynh

Kim gives us a quick list of various different seasonal volunteering opportunities! Are there any others that you can think of?

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