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Armel Heads to South India to Train Teachers; Fundraising Efforts Underway

Armel Heads to South India to Train Teachers; Fundraising Efforts Underway

Written by Jenn Glazebrook

December 16, 2017

Woodgrove teacher Sarah Armel will be traveling to volunteer in South India for four weeks in the summer of 2018 as part of the Limited Resource Teacher Training (LTTR) organization. The program sends volunteers to poverty-stricken areas of the world to train educators. Armel was one of only 29 volunteers...

Sudanese Lost Boy Presentation

Sudanese Lost Boy Presentation

Written by Maryam Khan and Jordan Fiala

December 15, 2017

Sudanese Lost Boy, Manyang Reath Kher, presented his life's story while also communicating his urge to improve the lives of all Sudanese citizens. Kher was one of 20,000 young boys infamously known as the Lost Boys of Sudan. These boys suffered the consequences of the civil war raging in the Sudan...

Giving Back this Holiday Season

Volunteers pack groceries for families at Loudoun Hunger Relief.

Written by Dominque Cruz, Hope Davison, Sarah Murtaugh, and Lauren Sheehan

December 14, 2017

During the holiday season it's easy to get caught up with the chaotic schedules and scrambling to buy last minute gifts, but by taking time to give back to the community you may find the greatest gift of all. This year, students can get involved at Woodgrove and other community efforts to help the less...

Volunteering Opportunities in Loudoun County

Volunteering Opportunities in Loudoun County

Written by Hope Davison and Dominique Cruz

January 18, 2017

If one of your New Year resolutions is to give back to your community, volunteering is the place to begin. Many teens and adults in Loudoun County are unaware of the volunteer opportunities this county has to offer. Many programs such as non-profit organizations, libraries, and animal shelters are always...

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