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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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  • Development Intern (CA) - Internship

    Last updated:
    September 26, 2014
    Location:
    San Francisco, CA, US
    Description:
    Internship Description: We currently have an internship available in our Development Department in CA. This is a great opportunity to enhance your development...
  • Program Coordinator (NY) - Job

    Last updated:
    September 23, 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...
  • Intern - Internship

    Last updated:
    September 10, 2014
    Location:
    Stamford, CT, US
    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 ...

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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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