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Author Archives: Betsy Nelson

A new reason to opt for public service career

Students returned to higher education this fall with a new incentive to prepare for careers in public service — federal student loan forgiveness. Under the new Sarbanes Public Service Loan Forgiveness Option, the U.S. Department of Education will forgive the ...

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Charitable Giving: Volunteerism is hip, says new PR campaign

On Oct. 19, more than 100 television shows on ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and cable networks began highlighting volunteerism through public service announcements or themes woven into program storylines. On NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” the comic characters will build a ...

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Grandparent Project helps open door to philanthropy

With the arrival of my third grandchild, I find myself reflecting on the family our Abby is joining, the values that are important to us, and what kind of legacy we want to pass on to her, along with brothers ...

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