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Celebrating Artistry of DC Youth

(Ashley Bradfield is a Program Instructor in the Scholars Program.)

Earlier this month, FLOC and Sitar Arts Center held their First Annual Open Mic Night.

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FLOC’s Fundraiser Luncheon Video

As part of a series of blog entries about For Love of Children’s Fifth Annual Fundraising Event, we wanted to show you a few video highlights.

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A Different Approach to Fundraising

(Ellie Haga is FLOC’s Executive Assistant and Development Associate.)

Before I started working at FLOC three years ago, I admit, fundraising was a foreign concept to me.

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For the Love of Cultivating Oneself

(Former FLOC student Unique Bexley gave a moving speech at “Beyond the Classroom 2011: For Love of Children’s Annual Fundraising Event” at the Academy for Educational Development on April 27. We are publishing a series of blog posts about the event.)

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What You Learn on Path to Success Matters Most

(FLOC Executive Director Tim Payne gave the opening remarks at “Beyond the Classroom 2011: For Love of Children’s Annual Fundraising Event” at the Academy for Educational Development on April 27. We are publishing a series of blog posts about the event.)

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Why Volunteer?

(Elizabeth Metz is FLOC’s Recruitment and Outreach Coordinator.)

In celebration of National Volunteer Week,

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Scholars Students Tour Colleges, Famous Sites in Philly

For Love of Children Scholars students visited Philadelphia to take tours of Temple, Drexel and University of Pennsylvania college campuses!

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Join Us for FLOC’s First Scrabblepalooza!

Greetings, FLOC Volunteers!

Do you consider yourself a wordsmith? Lexicon master? Vocabulary connoisseur?

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Two Rivers Heritage Half Marathon, 4 Mile, and Kids Fun Run: Celebrate History, Youth, And the Joy of Running through Our National Parks

Harpers Ferry, WV- A new running and walking adventure is coming May 14!

In October 1859, abolitionist John Brown and several followers seized the United States Armory and Arsenal at Harpers Ferry

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Vote for FLOC in “Roti Loves DC Back” Contest!

Attention, Friends of For Love of Children! If you haven’t already, follow us on Facebook so you can vote in a local contest for non-profits!

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