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buildOn

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: July 8, 2014, 6:51 PM

April 10, 2012, 3:06 PM
buildOn said
buildOn! We are not a charity we are movement!

Description

buildOn's mission is to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations through service and education. In the U.S., buildOn empowers urban youth to transform their neighborhoods through afterschool programs and intensive community service. Our students have contributed more than 1.2 million hours of service to their communities. 94% of buildOn students graduate from high school and attend college. Internationally, buildOn works alongside local communities to build schools in some of the economically poorest countries, including Haiti, Nicaragua, Nepal, Senegal, Malawi, Mali, and Burkina Faso. We have built more than 610 schools around the world. There are more than 85,000 children, parents and grandparents attending buildOn schools every day. buildOn students travel to these villages to participate in school construction and be immersed in a different culture. They return from the experience empowered to change their own communities and the entire world.

To learn more about buildOn visit www.buildOn.org.

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  • Program Coordinator (NY) - Job

    Last updated:
    July 31, 2014
    Location:
    Bronx, NY, US
    Description:
    Program Coordinator Reports To: Regional or Program Manager Hours: Full Time Location: Bronx, NY Overview of the Organization buildOn is a not for profit o...
  • National Events Manager - Job

    Last updated:
    July 31, 2014
    Location:
    Stamford, CT, US
    Description:
    buildOn, an established and highly-regarded non-profit organization that works to address the education crisis here in the United States and in developing count...
  • Trek Coordinator - Job

    Last updated:
    July 23, 2014
    Location:
    Stamford, CT, US
    Description:
    Reports To: Trek Director Hours: Full Time Schedule: Monday – Friday, 1 Saturday per month Travel Requirement: up to 26 weeks per year Location: Positions a...

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Website:
http://www.buildon.org
Government ID number:
22-3128648
Address:
800 Long Ridge Road, Stamford, CT, 06905, US

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