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This post was written by Kamil Arrington the Recruitment and Outreach Coordinator at For Love of Children....

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FLOC Students “Leap” into Water Ecology

This year, thanks to the chesapeake bay trust, FLOC students had the chance to build a poond from start to finish at the Outdoor Education Center....

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Butler’s Orchard Fall Fest!

FLOC students enjoyed the annual Fall Fest at Butler's Orchard on Fridday October 22, sponsored by our generous friends at the Meltzer Group....

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October Volunteer “FLOC Talk”

The following interview is of FLOC tutor Caitlin Romano who has graciously agreed to share her experience as a Tuesday Night Reading tutor in her second year with the Neighborhood Tutoring Program....

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FLOC Starts Program!

Programe Begins! Take A Peek At our First Week!...

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Meet Lisbeth, a 12th Grade Scholar

Lisbeth is a senior at Woodrow Wilson High School, and has been in the FLOC Scholars program since the beginning of her junior year. This fall she will be a freshman at George Mason University, her top choice, where she plans to major in Government and...

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Take a Hike with FLOC!

FLOC's Outdoor Education Center in Harpers Ferry, WV offers students experiential education opportunities that grow students' persistence, teamwork, and adaptability skills in a new environment and helps them learn how to apply these skills for success in college. Every summer, students from DC and West...

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Back to School!

The back to school season can be fun, a little scary, and full of hope for students. At For Love of Children it is a time to regroup and take a look at what our students are going to need for the next academic year. Items include...

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August “FLOC Talk”

During For Love of Children’s Summer Academy, there was a lot of progress and a lot of fun. The Neighborhood Tutoring Program (NTP) gave 62 students the tools to avoid the summer learning slide by partnering them up with their very own volunteer tutors at...

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Concert for a Cause Creates an Atmosphere of Family Fun!

For Love of Children was grateful to be included in the first Concert For a Cause by Acumen Solutions, last Sunday, that featured some great musicians, lots of delicious food, and an amazing group of people behind the scenes....

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