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Major Leaguers Shine a Light on Teen Difference Makers

New video series features high school Action Team Captains from Cleveland and Tampa
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Rachel and Hishaam are two teenagers changing the world for the better through volunteering.

As Action Team Captains, the two high school seniors have spent hours of their free time volunteering in their local communities. Now, their efforts are being brought to a national spotlight through the Action Team national youth volunteer program’s newest campaign, “Difference Makers.”

Volunteer Recognition Week - Major Leaguers Honor Action Team Captains with College Scholarships

Major Leaguers Celebrate National Volunteer Week by Awarding College Scholarships to Action Team Captains from 11 Different States
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NEW YORK, NY, April 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Major League baseball players will award $2,000 college scholarships to 20 high school students who have demonstrated their dedication to community service and determination to encourage others to get involved with causes they believe in, it was announced today by the Major League Baseball Players Trust.  Each scholarship recipient is a member of the Action Team® national youth volunteer program created and administered by the Major League Baseball Players Trust and Volunteers of America.

On Deck: Todd Frazier of the Cincinnati Reds to be Featured Guest on November Conference Call

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Cincinnati Reds third baseman, Todd Frazier, will be the featured Major Leaguer on the next Action Team monthly conference call, scheduled for Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 9 PM EST.

Todd, a New Jersey native, will be joined on the call by fellow Garden Staters and teen Action Team Captains from Bergenfield High School.

Record Achievement in Youth Engagement and Community Impact Brings Renewal of Sodexo Foundation Partnership with Share Our Strength

Partnership is celebrated on Capitol Hill with recognition of 13 No Kid Hungry Youth Ambassadors working to fight childhood hunger
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GAITHERSBURG, Md., September 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Sodexo Foundation, the nonprofit charitable arm of Sodexo, today renewed its partnership with Share Our Strength in the fight against childhood hunger in America. The organization’s exceptional ability to mobilize youth through campaigns like No Kid Hungry and the Youth Ambassadors Program helped reaffirm Sodexo Foundation’s commitment to the partnership, which includes $3.25 million in funding for Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign over the next three years.

Student Conservation Association Volunteers to Restore New Jersey State Parks Damaged By Superstorm Sandy

SCA alum Jarred Shaw leads crew of specialists to Cheesequake and other New Jersey State Parks to help clear thousands of downed trees and limbs
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CHEESEQUAKE STATE PARK, N.J, December 6, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Like many residents of Matawan, NJ, Jarred Shaw often hikes the trails of Cheesequake State Park.  But unlike most other users, Shaw built some of those trails as a volunteer leader with the Student Conservation Association.  And now, in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, Shaw is leading a crew of SCA specialists to Cheesequake and other New Jersey State Parks to help clear thousands of downed trees and limbs.

Student Conservation Association Volunteers to Restore New Jersey State Parks Damaged By Superstorm Sandy

SCA alum Jarred Shaw leads crew of specialists to Cheesequake and other New Jersey State Parks to help clear thousands of downed trees and limbs
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CHEESEQUAKE STATE PARK, N.J, December 6, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Like many residents of Matawan, NJ, Jarred Shaw often hikes the trails of Cheesequake State Park.  But unlike most other users, Shaw built some of those trails as a volunteer leader with the Student Conservation Association.  And now, in the wake of Superstorm Sandy, Shaw is leading a crew of SCA specialists to Cheesequake and other New Jersey State Parks to help clear thousands of downed trees and limbs.

Sodexo Foundation Announces Open Application Period for 2013 Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarships

Students eligible for $5,000 scholarships and matching $5,000 grants to their hunger charity of choice
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(3BL Media) Gaithersburg, MD - October 5, 2012 - Sodexo Foundation today opens the application period for its national Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship program and will accept applications until the December 5, 2012 closing deadline.

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