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Designed by kids, built by volunteers: Hundreds of volunteers team up to build dream playground for formerly homeless children

On March 23, 2013, the dreams of 367 formerly homeless children ultimately became a reality as hundreds of volunteers gathered at the Verde Gardens community to build a new playground ...

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Miami Dolphins Press Release – Miami Dolphins Take Part in “Kiting with Kids and Fins”

  Miami, FL – Miami Dolphins players Dan Carpenter, Koa Misi, Josh Samuda, Ryan Tannehill, Brian Tyms and MDWO members hosted 50 children from Greynolds Park Elementary in Miami Dade at Skyward Kites as part of the “Kiting with Kids and Fins” program.   “It was a great time today flying kites,” said Tannehill.  The kids, I think, all had a good time, getting them out of a classroom setting and being ab ...

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Education chief: Schools failing Black students

Schools failing Black students ...

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Black Press continues to serve special role

Black Press continues to play a valuable and unique role in the African American community, ...

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Amazing and adorable: Girl with no hands wins Penmanship Award

An adorable seven-year-old girl from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, who was born without hands, has won a penmanship award at her school. ...

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Kerry Washington and others lend their voices to new Disney exhibit on African American History

It shows an extensive collection of rare art, documents, books and artifacts gathered by contributors, Bernard and Shirley Kinsey, who share a passion for African-American history, ...

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Former university student found dead in dorm planned larger attack

student found dead in his dorm room of an apparent suicide, alongside weapons and a backpack of bombs, planned a larger attack, officials said Monday. ...

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Broward League of Cities shows power of volunteerism with ‘Million Hour Challenge’ service project

During his tenure as President of the Broward League of Cities, Fort Lauderdale City Commissioner Bobby DuBose is highlighting the power of volunteerism by adopting “Together We Serve” as his platform and issuing a Million Hour Volunteer Challenge to the local community ...

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FPL’s Power to Care Week

FPL is celebrating its fifth annual Power to Care Week with more than 1,000 employees participating in community volunteer projects throughout the company’s service territory. ...

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