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88.3 Ocean City: Support and education for individuals affected by cancer

Cancer Support Community Delaware (CSCD) is a nonprofit organization helping individuals affected by cancer enhance their health and well-being through emotional support and education.

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Community Minute: Using filmmaking as a tool for social change

Docs In Progress is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering independent documentary filmmakers and educating the public about documentary as a form of art, expression, and social change.

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Community Minute: Mobile tutoring and wraparound services for D.C. students from Ward 8

The mission of Horton's Kids is to educate and empower the children of Washington, D.C.’s Ward 8 by providing comprehensive, direct services which improve the quality of their daily lives and nurture each child’s desire and ability to succeed.

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88.3 Ocean City: Assistance for individuals with disabilities in Delaware

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 12 percent of Americans are living with a disability*. The Arc of Delaware is a nonprofit organization serving more than 25,000 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through advocacy and direct service.

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Community Minute: Mobile tutoring and wraparound services for D.C. students from Ward 8

Horton’s Kids’ mission is to educate and empower the children of Washington, D.C.’s Ward 8 by providing comprehensive, direct services which improve the quality of their daily lives and nurture each child’s desire and ability to succeed.

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Community Minute: Healing humans through horseback riding

Horses are extremely receptive to their human companion’s needs and emotions. The Northern Virginia Therapeutic Riding Program uses this knowledge to give children and adults with disabilities a unique opportunity.

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88.3 Ocean City: Emergency and transititional for homeless individuals in Sussex County

Sussex Community Crisis Housing Services, Inc. (SCCHS) is a nonprofit organization that provides temporary housing to the homeless and helps facilitate the transition from homelessness to financial and housing independence.

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Community Minute: Using D.C. museums and monuments to complement classroom learning

Washington, D.C., is one of the best places in the nation for history to come alive. Live It Learn It is a nonprofit organization which uses the city's 17 Smithsonian museums and countless memorials as educational tools for D.C. students.

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Community Minute: Teaching children about environmental issues through community gardens

City Blossoms is a nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C., dedicated to building kid-driven, community engaging, creative green spaces.

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Community Minute: Professional development and resources for local educators

Two of the most powerful influences on childhood success are community and school: Student Support Center (SSC) integrates both parts to provide a holistic development model to help students succeed.

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