Wow – with YOUR help buildOn DC raised close to $10,000 in September! 120 people came together to help us get a jump start on our goal to raise $35,000 to send 6 DC high schoolers to Malawi to build a school next summer. Thank you so much!
A little information about buildOn DC
The DC buildOn Chapter is a small group of passionate and determined volunteers. We’ve come together because the state of education here in DC is dire: only 58% of high schoolers graduate and of those who graduate, only 23% graduate from college. We want to give local high school students the opportunity to break out of their daily routine and to act as volunteers and leaders in their own communities and around the world.
This year our Chapter is working hard to:
Where do you come in?
You are invited to join buildOn DC’s monthly meetings and volunteer opportunities! Email me at buildOnDC@gmail.com to join our listserv and take a minute to “Like” us on Facebook.
Thank you again for your tremendous support. We’ll be in touch soon.
All the best,
P.S. Looking for a special holiday gift? Check out our “gift for good.” Receive a wooden hand carved bowl from Malawi when you make a $30 donation to buildOn’s project on GlobalGiving. Learn more here!
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