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18 & over, career exploration, Education, entrepreneurship, personal development, Resources

Fiscal Conduit- A tax-deductible way to raise funds!


Take advantage of Fiscal Conduit Sponsorship options with us! There are many fundraising platforms out here that charge major fees to you, In addition to those fees, your donors receive no benefit from giving you funds.  We have a great legal opportunity for you to raise funds under our program! In addition to a smaller fee,

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18 & over, career exploration, Education, Employment Opportunities, personal development

Essence looking for models 21-35 years old


ESSENCE Live is looking for Black female models for various fashions show segments.  Requirements for Essence Models Seeking models who are sizes 2-12 and ages 21-35 years old. You need to be locally based (NYtri-state area) and available to come to the ESSENCE office for a fitting and to tape the actual segment. Both required

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, civic duty, commentary, Education, inspirational, Motivational (Coaching, Speaking, etc), personal development

Wendell Pierce discusses author debut and humanity


“I have a newfound respect for authors. The hardest part was the writing. The easiest part was also the writing. Once it starts flowing, it’s incredible and comes at the strangest times,” says actor, Tony Award-winning producer, and jazz enthusiast, Wendell Pierce. “Watching a baseball game, you’ve got to stop and find something to write

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Education, personal development, Resources, Technology

FREE Professional Development funded by the Gates and Delta Research and Education Foundations


The Delta Teacher Efficacy Campaign (DTEC) is seeking K-6 teachers in New York City to receive FREE professional development designed to enhance their knowledge about teacher efficacy, and instructional strategies on literacy and Math.  Future Executives, Inc. and its partner NAACP New York City Housing Authority Branch (NYCHA) to conduct the program in NYC. “With Education

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, commentary, Education, personal development

Before you share on Social Media: 3 things to consider


Consider your personal feelings on this topic. Go onto your social media pages and imagine you’re a prospective employer. Take a look at the postings on your timelines. Pretend you are hiring for a position that requires someone who is trustworthy, hardworking and will represent your organization professionally. You’re scrolling your timelines and noticed an

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, commentary, Education, global citizenship

Istanbul, Turkey is all that!


Istanbul, Turkey is very much a cosmopolitan city- but 98% muslim so mosques everywhere and a few Byzantine churches- converted then into mosques- such a crossroads of history and culture.  I have been imagining Romans, Greeks, Ottomans, Crusaders (burly Germans, aristocratic Italians, argumentative Frenchmen– all kinds of people walking on the stones of the Hagia

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18 & over, commentary, Education, Resources

African-American Parents:Let’s get involved! Home/School Relations


I was asked by my Assistant Principal at my daughter’s school to serve as the Parent Council Representative of the local chapter of the NAACP.  In that role, I am charged with bringing together African–American parents in the school and creating an opportunity to share information, network, and discuss issues that affect our children in the school. In

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