Tag Archives: mentorship

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Musical Mentors Make Memories

by Tim Hill “Musick has Charms to sooth a savage Breast.” So goes one of the most oft misquoted sayings around. Originally penned by William Congreve as the first line in his play The Mourning Bride (1697), the phrase, or a variation of it, is

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SAGE Fetes Legacy Fellows

SAGE honors its 2016 Legacy Fellows and their innovative projects to strengthen our communities and create opportunity for the next generation. Thursday, June 23, starting at 6:30 pm in Portland, OR. Join Senior Advocates for Generational Equity for a fun and uplifting celebration of the

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Managing Mentorship Expectations is Key

Let’s take a look at this word “mentorship.” It’s pretty straightforward, right? Helping to guide someone else toward success. Or is that more the role of a coach? Instructing another as they acquire new skills. Or is that really what a teacher does, just with

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Mentorship Monday – Agencies Aid Active Adults

Looking for mentorship opportunities in Oregon and Southwest Washington? There are many non-profit agencies whose mission is to pair skilled and interested older adults with either young people, or seniors in need of a little help and companionship. Senior Corps – Oregon Volunteers! Senior Corps connects

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Citizen Scientists Nurture Nature

Volunteer opportunities abound for local seniors interested in getting outside amidst the flora and fauna. Most everyone has heard of the Audubon Society and the important work they do with birds and other species. Here’s some information about how they welcome individuals who are interested

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Volunteer Opportunity for STEM Fair

Do you have Tech or Science industry knowledge that you’re dying to share? This might just be your opportunity!  STEM Career Fair Call for Volunteers Feb 4 at Aloha HS Aloha High School is seeking volunteers to speak at its second annual career fair, featuring