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Volunteer Spotlight: Tricia O’Neill

Jun 23, 2022

Meet Tricia Tricia O’Neill came to us through our connection at Slalom, who have been supporting our 48in48 events for years. Tricia says she heard positive comments about 48in48, and decided to sign up for an event, eager to learn more. Before Slalom, Tricia worked for Raytheon, and for a while for an energy efficiency…

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Pioneer Knowledge Services

Jun 21, 2022

We are excited to feature Pioneer Knowledge Services! They participated in our 2022 Women’s Build Event, and have quickly developed a great relationship with us at 48in48. What is Pioneer Knowledge Services?  Pioneer Knowledge Services works with organizations to gather, develop, and share information and knowledge that will better position organizations to achieve their goals.…

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Women’s Build Event 2022 Recap

Apr 26, 2022

A Letter from the Event’s Assistant Program Director  written by Cheryl Budzinski Hello all you wonderful people!  WOW! What a weekend! First off, l want to thank all the volunteers and sponsors that contributed to this year’s Women’s Build Event as we couldn’t have pulled this off without you.  Our weekend kicked off with Dr.…

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Georgia’s House

Apr 24, 2022

What is Georgia’s House? Georgia’s House is a safe haven for all women and children affected by domestic violence. They are a relatively new Nonprofit based in Park Forest, Illinois, that strives to provide resources and services to support families who are affected by domestic violence and transform their lives. Georgia’s House Executive Director and…

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Neighbor in Need Scottdale

Mar 23, 2022

What is Neighbor in Need Scottdale?  Neighbor in Need Scottdale helps low-income senior homeowners with no-cost, professional repairs so they can remain safely in their homes in the Scottdale, Georgia area. Neighbor in Need Scottdale started after Jamie Cooper noticed that one of her elderly neighbors needed assistance. Realizing that there were no programs in…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Sam Oesterreich

Mar 22, 2022

We’re so excited to spotlight Sam Oesterreich, a new but already influential 48in48 volunteer! Sam designed the logo used on our t-shirts for both our most recent event, Super Service 2022, as well as our upcoming one, Women’s Build 2022. 48in48 Involvement & Working Life Sam got involved with 48in48 through one of our veteran…

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Nonprofit Spotlight: Empower our Youth Foundation

Feb 24, 2022

What is the Empower our Youth Foundation?  Empower our Youth Foundation is a Nonprofit Organization based out of Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 2017, the organization looks to combat bullying by providing initial and continuous services in the form of anti-bullying resources, education, and parental support. They seek to fulfill the tremendous need for assistance in…

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Super Service 2022 Recap

Feb 24, 2022

Kicking Off Our Year On the first weekend of February, 48in48 hosted our Super Service event, another full virtual build event to kick off 2022. As a newer event in our lineup and one at the beginning of the year, we decided to target about half as many websites as we typically do in 48in48…

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Why our Volunteers Volunteer

Jan 24, 2022

We asked our year-round Marketing Committee volunteers why they do what they do for 48in48. These volunteers share their knowledge, expertise and time on an ongoing basis throughout the month and year. Please see how some of these skill-based volunteers answered that question. If you’re interested in putting your Marketing, Creative or Technology skills to…

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