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Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 07:41 PM EDT

Nonprofit Teaches Women Baking, Business, Personal Growth

Nonprofit Teaches Women Baking, Business, Personal Growth

A Virginia nonprofit provides workforce training and personal development through baking.

Friday, Sep 13, 2019 at 09:43 PM EDT

ThanksUSA Brings Veterans and Kids Together on the Tennis Court

ThanksUSA Brings Veterans and Kids Together on the Tennis Court

ThanksUSA's Veterans Tennis program brings together kids and veterans to bond on the tennis court. Leon Harris reports.">ThanksUSA's Veterans Tennis program brings together kids and veterans to bond on the tennis court. Leon Harris reports.

Friday, Sep 6, 2019 at 10:55 PM EDT

Transgender Activist Saving Lives for the Past 25 Years

Transgender Activist Saving Lives for the Past 25 Years

SaVanna Wanzer has spent the past 25 years serving the transgender community. Leon Harris shares her story of triumph over rejection.

Friday, Aug 30, 2019 at 07:28 PM EDT

FLOC Helps Students With Tutoring and Mentorship

FLOC Helps Students With Tutoring and Mentorship

For more than 50 years, a D.C. organization has been helping students reach their potential in school and at home.

Friday, Aug 23, 2019 at 06:54 PM EDT

Organization Helps Teen Parents Graduate College

Organization Helps Teen Parents Graduate College

Fewer than 2% of teen mothers will earn a college degree before they turn 30, which is why Nicole Lynn Lewis started Generation Hope nine years ago.

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