This is a guest post from Joyce, one of our pilot Project Leaders. You can check out her project page here: http://pilot.pandoprojects.org/joyce. Her project was also covered by the Epoch Times! Joyce used Pando’s platform to help kids in Chinatown … Continue reading
I first met Kieran in 2008, when we both served as Kiva Fellows. (I was in Bosnia and he was in Cambodia, but we kept in touch through Skype and through cheeky comments on each others’ blogs.) One year later, … Continue reading
My favorite session today was Demystifying the Millennial Volunteer, led by Derrick Feldmann and Kari Saratovsky. Super informative and surprising, helping me to understand how and why GenY get involved in service. You know the session is good if the … Continue reading
I’m in New Orleans at the National Conference for Volunteerism and Service. Over 4,000 people have gathered to learn how to mobilize citizens to do good. My people! Everyone radiates optimism. People wear loud print patterns and offer hugs … Continue reading
Today I attended the Craigslist Foundation Boot Camp in San Francisco. The purpose of the conference was to gather people who are strengthening their communities and neighborhoods. In other words… PERFECTLY relevant for Pando. Best quotes from the conference: “The … Continue reading
Earlier in April, Pando Projects won the $25,000 prize at the WeMedia Pitch It! Challenge in NYC. Below is me, accepting a massive check that later served as an umbrella, as we walked home in the rain. About 170 people … Continue reading
We brought together volunteers, Project Leaders and potential Board Members. Thanks for coming to the barbecue!! All photos were taken by Sheldon Adamson.