Making an Impact: International Volunteer Day at BCC

International Volunteer Day was created to recognize the contributions of volunteers to projects and organizations the world over – and here at BCC, we are fortunate to work with volunteers from every corner of the globe who provide their valuable support and expertise. BCC volunteers arrive with an incredible array of skills and backgrounds, and on International Volunteer Day we are reflecting on the value that our volunteers bring to the organization and the direct impact their work has on the lives of BCC clients.

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When Children are Hungry: Part 2

By Meritt Buyer One of the perks of serving as Mosaic’s International Field Director and being based in DC is that I get to go to relevant events in order to make connections and advocate for children with disabilities. Recently there have been a whole series of fascinating seminars on nutrition. Not only has it…

The Dirt on Volunteering

By Meritt Buyer This past Saturday marked two lesser know holidays. While not widely celebrated, World Soil Day and International Volunteer Day represent key aspects of BCC. Volunteers contribute immeasurable quantities of  time and energy to our organization. We are so grateful for the physical and occupational therapists, the special education teachers, and the speech…