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Posted on 06/26/2017
When things are busy, wellness often takes a backseat to other priorities. Luckily, today we thought of a couple ways to bring it back to the forefront of your life.
Posted on 06/19/2017
If you’re looking for a way to get in shape and get involved in the community, we’ve got you covered. Here are five reasons to run for a charity this summer.
Posted on 06/12/2017
How can we celebrate this day while remembering those among us in different situations? Today we’re going to talk about how to give Dad the gift of altruism this Father’s Day.
Posted on 06/05/2017
While every individual is unique and has their own preferences, there are some general guidelines to follow when interacting comfortably and respectfully with people with disabilities.
- Posted on 06/01/2017
Posted on 05/29/2017
This Memorial Day, we remember and honor the men and women who have served our country’s armed forces—specifically those who have given the ultimate sacrifice.
Posted on 05/22/2017
No matter what your job is, it’s an chance to connect and come together. If you want to use your work for others, check out four ways you can give back at work.
- Posted on 05/22/2017
Posted on 05/15/2017
How can you celebrate Peace Officers Memorial Day and National Police Week and pay homage to officers around the country? Here are some ideas to get started.
- Posted on 05/15/2017
Posted on 05/08/2017
Storytelling is powerful, and it has enormous benefits in store for you and those around you. Today we're going to talk about how storytelling can impact your life.
Posted on 05/01/2017
Today can be an opportunity to plant the seed of altruism. If you want to make your May Day meaningful, check out these ideas for how to share the gift of altruism today.
- Posted on 05/01/2017
Posted on 04/24/2017
Paying it forward is a way to spread goodness into the world. If you want to get involved this International Pay It Forward Day, check out these ways to pay it forward.
- Posted on 04/24/2017
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Posted on 04/17/2017
Whether it's a few hours or a long commitment, volunteering not only supports those around you, but positively influences you as well. Here's six ideas to get started.
- Posted by on 04/10/2017
Posted on 04/10/2017
Homelessness is a significant issue which plagues our community and the world. With such a huge challenge, how can we as individuals make a difference?
- Posted on 04/06/2017
Archie Slade on 04/06/2017
Weekly volunteer newsletter - updates, upcoming events, volunteer spotlight, and a report back on Towne Park volunteers!
- Posted on 04/05/2017
Posted on 04/03/2017
Keep America Beautiful Month is about coming together to give back to our beautiful country. This month, you can try some of these activities to support your community.
Posted on 03/27/2017
Despite their age, children can have a powerful impact in the community, if only we encourage them to do so. Here are four reasons kids should start volunteering young.
Posted on 03/20/2017
If you’re looking for cool ways to donate your gently used items, check out this list of things you can and should donate, and some unique ideas of where to give them.
Posted on 03/13/2017
By going green, we create a better environment for ourselves and future generations. Check out these easy ways you can live an altruistic—and green—lifestyle.
Posted on 03/09/2017
Smiles of Success are prevalent at our Center. Read this recent article in the Bolton Hill Bulletin that highlights Center programs.
Posted on 03/06/2017
This Women’s History Month, get involved by showing support for the women in your community. Check out these ways you can remember powerful women from history, while advocating for women today.
Posted on 02/27/2017
If you’re a college student looking for something more satisfying to do with your time, consider an alternative spring break: volunteering your time and talents for the benefit of others.
Posted on 02/23/2017
Ms. Watson, parent, board member, and more is highlighted with her family.
Posted on 02/22/2017
Ms. Juanita, local community member in Reservoir Hill launched a website to support the Center's Capital Campaign.
Posted on 02/21/2017
Our 8th grade student, Emmanuel, has been accepted to Baltimore School for the Arts!!!
Posted on 02/21/2017
Your tour guides are waiting for you at the St. Francis Neighborhood Center!!!! Contact Morganne Ruhnke at Mruhnke@stfranciscenter.org to set up your tour and see how you can get involved.
Posted on 02/20/2017
When employers are looking for someone unique, make your resume jump out by adding volunteer experience. How can volunteering boost your job search? We’re going to find out.
Posted on 02/13/2017
Whether you’re single, dating or married, you can give the most romantic Valentine’s Day gift by giving back to your community. Check out 14 altruistic ways to celebrate this special day.
Community Member Launches Support SitePosted on 02/10/2017
Join us on an incredible project with St. Francis Neighborhood Center--the oldest community enrichment center of its kind in Baltimore City. Ms. Juanita, resident and advocate for the neighborhood has launched a site to show support of this amazing transformation on the corner of Linden & Whitelock at the Center. Join up! https://www.youcaring.com/stfrancisneighborhoodcenter-691949
Posted on 02/06/2017
Give yourself and your loved ones the greatest gift this American Heart Month by focusing on making heart-healthy decisions towards a happier and healthier lifestyle.
Posted on 01/30/2017
Our words are powerful, and should be treated with respect. So how do our words impact others, and how can we choose them wisely? Today, we’re going to find out.
Posted on 01/23/2017
How can we be kind in times of darkness? Today we’re going to talk about just that, and how we can continue to live altruistically when facing heart-wrenching times.
Posted on 01/16/2017
If you’re not sure if donating blood is the right decision for you, check out all the answers to your questions here, and help give life this January.
Posted on 01/09/2017
Self-defeating thoughts can come when we least expect them and tear down our self-esteem and break our spirits. So how can we stand up to them and choose joy instead?
Posted on 01/02/2017
Positivity is key to creating an altruistic lifestyle in the New Year. If you want to start 2017 off on a high note, check out these tips for living a positive life this year.
- Posted on 12/30/2016
Posted on 12/26/2016
While the gifts in "The Twelve Days of Christmas" may be a little strange by today's standards, you can still celebrate by giving gifts in your community.
- Posted on 12/23/2016
Posted on 12/19/2016
Turns out, giving gifts is not only fun, but it’s good for you too! That’s right, giving benefits more than your soul; it’s good for your body.
Posted on 12/12/2016
If you’re tired of all the stuff this holiday season, fear not. Gifts can be more than material items. Check out these gifts to give that are about more than just stuff.
Posted on 12/05/2016
No matter what holidays you choose to celebrate this time of year, one thing is undeniable: it's the best time of the year to spread some cheer.
Posted on 11/28/2016
When we practice mindfulness, we train our brain to refocus on current surroundings, leaving us in a more peaceful and relaxed state. If you want to practice mindfulness, check out these easy steps.