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Construction in Costa Rica

UK-based Andrew Halliday, account management specialist, recently volunteered in Costa Rica to construct an office for Hogar Crea Niñas Adolescentes, Tres Rios, an orphanage for teenage girls. Andrew shares his experience in Costa Rica and the incredible lessons he learned. Before joining CEB, now Gartner, I had other opportunities to volunteer in Africa, which I […]

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Gartner Associates Celebrate Corporate Teamwork, Camaraderie and Community

Associates in London, Boston, Chicago and New York take on the J.P. Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge to benefit non-profits During the months of June and July, more than 100 associates from our New York, Boston, Chicago and London area offices participated in the J.P. Morgan Chase Corporate Challenge events in their respective cities. This annual race draws thousands of employe

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Supporting Marine Conservation

My love for animal care and passion for their welfare motivated me to volunteer for the less well-known but extremely critical cause of marine conservation. I volunteered with Reefwatch, which serves as the marine conservation center in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands in India. Partnering with Reefwatch gave me a chance to learn about the different aspects of marine biology that are currently t

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Shedding Light on HIV: My Volunteer Week in Uganda

There is an abundant supply of sunshine in Africa; however, some things are kept in the dark. Although HIV is unfortunately not uncommon in Uganda, there is still a lack of knowledge and a lot of discrimination toward those who are HIV positive. Read More

My Children of Anarchy

Before going to Ubud-Bali, Indonesia, I was told that Balinese people are some of the nicest people in the world—and I discovered that it is completely true. Nobody there was without a smile, and everybody I encountered went above and beyond to be helpful and welcoming. Besides the people, the landscape also seemed to always smile at you. It is breathtakingly beautiful is the most subtle and sim

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Teaching Financial Literacy in Atlanta’s Inner City

The mission of Junior Achievement (JA) is, put simply, to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. Founded in 1919, JA is a youth-serving NGO that provides children with a critical skill set through programs for financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and general work preparedness. As one of the group leaders put it: “We ask ‘What do you want to be when you grow up?’ an

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Improving Education in Kathmandu

“Just because you can’t do everything doesn’t mean you can’t do anything” So says Olga Murray, founder of the Nepal Youth Foundation, who I was fortunate to meet as part of my recent volunteer placement in Kathmandu. While there, my focus was, in a s

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