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Fontbonne Academy – #VoicesofJAF

July 28, 2016 by
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 16:  Attendees and award winners are seen at the Jefferson Awards Foundation 2016 National Ceremony on June 16, 2016 in Washington City.  (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Jefferson Awards Foundation)

“We know the simple acts of our Ducks in Action group cannot in and of themselves solve the problem of homelessness, but we believe that our small things, done with great love, can ultimately change the world.” Fontbonne Academy’s Students In Action team dedicated their year to supporting homeless women. Known as Ducks In Action, their […]

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El Camino High School – #VoicesofJAF

July 27, 2016 by
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 16:  Attendees and award winners are seen at the Jefferson Awards Foundation 2016 National Ceremony on June 16, 2016 in Washington City.  (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Jefferson Awards Foundation)

“Next year we will take on the role of an ambassador school and continue to push ourselves even further to lead, inspire and serve, to better the world around us.” After beating hundreds of competing schools across the country to become the top Students In Action team in 2015, El Camino High School was more […]

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CMSgt Jimmy Ingram – #VoicesofJAF

July 26, 2016 by
Jimmy Ingram

“I recognize in myself a complete and compelling spirit to satisfy the needs and desires of the retired and veteran community. To me, the very best way to get the job done is through volunteering to serve those who need service – whether they realize they need it or not.” Retired U.S. Air Force Chief […]

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