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“Twice a year we hold a record sale here at the ARC, usually early in June and December. Each year approximately 200,000 recordings are donated to the ARC. We sort through these, make sure we have …

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Clean Water Organizations

July 30, 2010 – 4:27 pm
Water

There are a lot of organizations working for the same goal of clean water and sanitary living for all people. This is our on-going list of organizations that are working to increase access to clean …

Oxfam

July 30, 2010 – 4:10 pm
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Oxfam was formed in 1995 by a group of independent non-governmental organizations. Their aim was to work together for greater impact on the international stage to reduce poverty and injustice. They are now an …

SurfAid International

July 29, 2010 – 2:52 pm
SurfAid International

SurfAid International came to our attention the other day when we were searching the internet, and we think they have a pretty incredible story.
Surfer/doctor Dave Jenkins went to the Mentawai Islands in search of the …

Billy Raftery – The Children Rise Foundation

June 23, 2010 – 2:21 pm
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Billy Raftery moved to Durbin, South Africa after graduating from Columbia University.  Upon his arrival Billy was struck by the number of homeless children in his neighborhood on the Durbin beachfront.  Shortly after befriending the …

Counterpart

June 8, 2010 – 2:47 pm
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The mission of Counterpart International is to empower vulnerable people to implement innovative, holistic and enduring solutions to social, economic and environmental challenges. Our mission reflects our longstanding commitment to building the capacity …