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Amizade’s Nathan Darity selected for Mayor’s Council

Amizade’s Nathan Darity selected for Mayor’s Council

Amizade’s Nathan Darity was tapped by Mayor William Peduto to…

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The Global Switchboard to hold Launch Party

The Global Switchboard to hold Launch Party

The Global Switchboard is holding a Launch Party to help…

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Amizade 20th Anniversary

Amizade 20th Anniversary

Amizade is turning 20 and we want to celebrate with YOU!
The Amizade 20th Anniversary Celebration & Fundraiser brings together the Amizade Board, staff, alumni, supporters, and Site Directors from around the world for a celebration of 20 years of friendship, learning, and service.

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Building The Global Switchboard

Building The Global Switchboard

On May 1, 2014, The Global Switchboard will open its doors to Pittsburgh. But, to make this incredible project a reality, we need YOUR help! From walls and paint to desks, chairs, and more, we need your support to help complete the space!

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Amizade at the UN for the NGO Committe on Social Development

Amizade at the UN for the NGO Committe on Social Development

Last week the NGO Committee on Social Development affirmed its 2013 Civil Society Declaration at its annual Civil Society Forum. Amizade Board of Directors Chair, Chad Martin, was in attendance in his role as Amizade delegate under our recently granted Special Consultative Status with the United Nations ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council).

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6th Annual Global Service-Learning Institute

6th Annual Global Service-Learning Institute

Amizade is thrilled to announce, in partnership with Cornell University and New York Campus Compact, the 6th Annual Global Service-Learning Institute to take place on the campus of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York May 29th – 31st, 2013.

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Double Your Impact All Week!

Double Your Impact All Week!

We are thrilled to announce Amizade’s second annual Board Matching Week, this October 1st – 7th. We invite alumni, friends, and community members to recognize their role as global citizens and make a lasting difference in the lives of communities in need around the world. Each dollar you donate will be matched in full, so take advantage of the opportunity to double your impact!

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Stories from Karagwe: Supporting Girls Education through Access to Clean Water

Stories from Karagwe: Supporting Girls Education through Access to Clean Water

Think for a minute about something you have that you take for granted every day. You probably thought of something like water,food, or shelter. These are all necessary for existence, but what about other things like having the opportunity to receive an education or have a job where your safety is a priority?

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World Water Day

World Water Day

Today, March 22, marks the 19th World Water Day and there is a lot to celebrate! In the past, World Water Day has been a time to raise awareness about the millions of people who do not have access to safe drinking water, and while there are 783 million people who still lack access to safe drinking water, we would like to take today to recognize the incredible progress we have made on this issue.

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