Community Minute | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

Community Minute

RSS Feed
WAMU 88.5

Community Minute: Teaching academic and life skills through outdoor education

City Kids Wilderness Project is a nonprofit organization outdoor education program for underserved and at-risk inner-city youths from the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.

WAMU 88.5

Community Minute: Mobilizing men to create a violence-free culture

Men Can Stop Rape is a nonprofit organization which works to mobilize men to use their strength to create cultures free of violence, especially men’s violence against women.

WAMU 88.5

88.3 Ocean City: Grief counseling for children dealing with loss

Supporting Kidds is a nonprofit organization working to help grieving children and their families, and to empower the greater community to support them in the grieving process.

WAMU 88.5

Community Minute: Preparing students in grades 8-12 for success in college

College Bound offers academic enrichment and resources to help public and public charter school students in grades 8-12 prepare for and succeed in college.

WAMU 88.5

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.

WAMU 88.5

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.

WAMU 88.5

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.

WAMU 88.5

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.

WAMU 88.5

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.

WAMU 88.5

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.

Pages