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Posted on 10/24/2010 9:41:18 AM PDT by goldendays
Launch of First-Ever Global Youth Service Movement, generationOn, Inspires and Mobilizes Youth of All Ages to Take Action That Changes the World Hundreds of Youth Leaders Gather in Washington, DC to Kick Off Movement
NEW YORK, Oct 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Points of Light Institute announced the official launch of generationOn, the first-of-its-kind global youth service movement that encourages all kids to discover their power and potential to solve real world problems through service. generationOn is the newly-created youth service division of Points of Light Institute, an organization that inspires, equips and mobilizes people to take action that changes the world.
The new division focuses on igniting the power of all kids (pre-school through 12th grade) to make their mark by creating meaningful change in the world. generationOn is funded by a generous $5 million gift from the Hasbro Children's Fund,
"generationOn will be the platform for all youth service and community organizations to work together to help kids discover their potential through the transformative power of service," said Michelle Nunn, CEO of Points of Light Institute. "There are so many children and teens who want to make a difference, build their own identities and engage with others and Hasbro's gift will help us bring this program to schools, community and youth groups, parents and teachers across the country and the world. generationOn is about empowering these kids to become leaders, community activists and compassionate global citizens in partnership with other youth organizations and schools. We couldn't be more excited about the possibilities and impact of this program."
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“Today, Points of Light Institute announced the official launch of generationOn, the first-of-its-kind global youth service movement”
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