• Action Team provides ideal outlet for this youth volunteer

    By Ben Hershey

    Alexandria, VA

    During my sophomore year of high school I spent a week at a work camp in the rural mountains of western Virginia where we repaired houses for low-income families who had fallen into hard times.

    At the end of the camp, our group was asked by the leaders…

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  • How the Action Team Changed My Life

    By: Emily Vo

    Everett, WA

    When I first started with the Action Team in Everett, I was honestly just the typical student who was searching for volunteer hours to put on my college applications. I wasn’t really motivated to help others at all. I was also very shy and rarely contributed to any type of discussion.


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