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Volunteering

volunteer from home…. if you have a computer, an internet connection and a passion for helping others, you can give back in a variety of ways, like tagging animals in photos for ZLS Instant Wild o helping prepare military members, … Continue reading

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‘Subminimum’ Pay for Disabled Workers

I’m writing to correct inaccuracies in a letter to the editor from John Lemus, advocacy coordinator of AtWork! [“People with disabilities: End subminimum wages,” March 28, Opinion]. I am the executive director of Artisans, a Spokane-based nonprofit that provides employment support … Continue reading

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Depressed While Black

Nibokum used to think depression was a “white person’s disease.” she says “My mom raised us to believe that Black people are strong; we don’t get depression. And prayer is how we cope – not therapy or medication. Then , … Continue reading

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Charity

Now I can give back, and I’m like, maybe that’s not the point. Maybe you should do that simultaneously with your job.- David Chang Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life … Continue reading

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Trash or Treasure

This article Goodwill stores have a message: Please stop donating trash  annoyed me. Reading Steeves, of Goodwill Northern New England’s ‘ simple tip” for anyone interested in donating items to a thrift store: “If you wouldn’t give it to your judgy … Continue reading

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