LVC is pleased to announce the option to select shorter terms of volunteering, starting in 2020! In addition to it’s legacy program — the Year of Service — LVC will offer semesters for FALL:August-December, SPRING:January-May, and SUMMER:June-August. Our nonprofit partners will now have the option of securing a Volunteer for a long-term position for one year; or shorter-term service projects that last from three to five months. Volunteers will have a different experience with the Flex Semester. It allows Volunteers to serve where they live (they won’t be sent to a new city but will serve in DC, Baltimore, Omaha, Twin Cities, Wilmington, or theRead More →

As December came and passed, I was very upset to have had a Green Christmas, but I never imagined my wish for snow would leave us with record setting negative temperatures in January, 39 inches of snow in February, and a winter storm in April. While I was happy that my fairy tale winter-wonderland was here, I did not anticipate what else winter would bring. My emotions are easily affected by many things – I cry during movies and if I see a cute baby or puppy – but I had never felt the effect of winter bringing me down. With so many days ofRead More →