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Lakshmi – Childhood Memories Sparked a Lifelong Ambition to Serve
I was in third grade when my family moved back to India. Beggars walked past my home every day asking for water and food. Since then, I have always sought a way to give back. As a result, I am heading back to school this fall to pursue an MBA in ...Read More
Michoale – How Do I Tend My Children Once My Day-Care Assistance Ends?
After 17 years of addiction, I left my DC home with my 3-week-old twin boys and moved to a Loudoun shelter. After 3 months, I found a job—one that I really enjoy doing. I rented a place of my own and got a car. That should be my happy ending. ...Read More
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Meet Susan. She’s here to represent the mean donor in Loudoun County. Rather than mean, I should really say “average” donor. She might surprise you. Susan is great. But, chances are, she leaves Loudoun County every day for work. (50% of Loudoun residents do.) That commute negatively affects Susan’s ties to her community with fewer business connections and probably less knowledge of her community. Read More>