Tag: volunteering

Finding a private carer: using an agency or employing someone directly

Finding a private carer: using an agency or employing someone directly

So in the mornings between 8 and 9, I have an agency carer. And that just involves me speaking to the manager of the agency and she learning what I needed and doing an assessment to me to…

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How to become a Social Worker?

How to become a Social Worker?

Mahatma Gandhi, once said ,“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” He said this because people kept telling him that in order for people to change, the world must change first. There is…

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Jewelry Company The Giving Keys Offers Hope, Strength By Employing The Homeless | TODAY

Jewelry Company The Giving Keys Offers Hope, Strength By Employing The Homeless | TODAY
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Successful Employment: Ethan’s Story

Successful Employment: Ethan’s Story

>>Narrator: Whenever a University of Utah athlete takes the field, chances are Ethan had a hand in making his or her uniform look sharp. Ethan works full time in the University of Utah’s athletic equipment program. Ethan was…

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Peace Corps Fellows/USA Program

Peace Corps Fellows/USA Program

(music) When you’re finishing up your Peace Corps experience, you think about what that next step is. For me, the Fellows program was an opportunity to keep doing the service, but also a chance to try out something…

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Stepping Out And Growing an Art Business | Artist Entrepreneur Jennifer Gough | AQ’s Blog & Grill

Stepping Out And Growing an Art Business | Artist Entrepreneur Jennifer Gough | AQ’s Blog & Grill

Recording: AQ’s Blog & Grill. Interviewer: Hi. Welcome to AQ’s Blog & Grill; this is where we have fast food for thought on branding and entrepreneurship. Our guest today is Jennifer Gough. Jennifer is an artist and an…

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Pfizer’s Global Health Fellows Program: Celebrating 10 Years of Doing Good

Pfizer’s Global Health Fellows Program: Celebrating 10 Years of Doing Good

Life is full of opportunities, some teach, some help, some in power and some offer the chance to do it all Global Health Fellows is Pfizer’s international skills-based volunteerism program. During three to six month assignments, Pfizer colleagues…

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Sorensen Fellowship at Brandeis University

Sorensen Fellowship at Brandeis University

I worked with Kenya Social Ventures in the second largest slum in Africa. I came with already set ideas about what’s a slum like and how development should be. And I found out that development should be only…

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Greater Vancouver Fellowship Launch Party March 9, 2019

Greater Vancouver Fellowship Launch Party March 9, 2019

Hi, my name is Brendan And we have a message for you if you you’re involved with St John Ambulance Maybe you’ve been a cadet a first aid volunteer a therapy dog handler a committee member a volunteer…

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