Volunteer Spotlight- Clothing and Basic Needs Closet Team
This month we are highlighting three incredible volunteers who have taken on a big task here at New American Pathways- our clothing and basic needs closets. Sharon Abdel-Khalik, Rina Rosenberg, and Lorraine Lombardi dedicate time weekly to ensure the closet is organized, clean, and offers a welcoming environment to new refugee families.
Our Service and Volunteerism Coordinator, Hana, has this to say about Sharon, Lorraine and Rina: “Our Clothing and Basic Needs Closet volunteers are amazing. Loraine, Rina and Sharon have ... Read more >
Honoring the Legacy of Dr. King
This year our AmeriCorps Project Rise cohort took the time to reflect on the legacy of Dr. King and how we amplify his ideals through our service as AmeriCorps members and at New AP. Sierra Driver, the School Readiness AmeriCorps Member, had this to share: “Dr. King’s ultimate legacy is the practice of service. His recognition is that equality is not a symbol, but an action, a pragmatic reality based in access to opportunities and recognition of rights.” Here at ... Read more >