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Ibby – VOLUNTEERING is a Lifestyle Choice

With so many women working full-time jobs now, nonprofits are finding it hard to attract and retain volunteers. I hope that others will find a way to make time to volunteer during their retirement.

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Losing a Job with Four Babies to Feed is Scary

Shortly after buying a home for our family of six, my husband and I both suddenly lost our jobs. We were unemployed for a full 3 months. With 4 babies to feed, it was a scary time. No mom in Loudoun should face a single day without food or ...

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The Mean Donor
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>