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Love In Meiguo Essay

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Wei ZhouCIVC 101-01206/10/2014Important of nonprofit organizationI had a really interesting volunteering experience in Urban Tree Connection. I did two times work in this volunteering. Basically, I did some basic farm work. I really enjoy do some farm work because it is the outside work. I can learn more things that I can not learn in the school class. I know lots of knowledge about the farm work and how hard about the farm work. It is let me understand do not waste food any more.The most important issue is poor and violence right now. And the Urban Tree Connection is a kind way to solve this important issue. "The Urban Tree Connection is a nonprofit organization that engages children and adults from some of Philadelphia's most disadvantaged neighborhoods in community-based, urban-greening projects". I think that is a very good idea for them. Urban vacant land is always appear in the poor neighborhoods and there are lots of drug crime and violence. The city of Philadelphia is currently to have more then 30000 vacant lands. I believe that community based urban greening is a best way for residents to get positive energy in their neighborhood. Although people still suffering in the poor and violence, but everything is changing right now. They help them leave those bad things away and bring the new sunshine to them. People can come and join this volunteering. They can get free food in the work. That is kind a job for them."Currently the Urban Tree Connection is focusing most of its time and resources in the Haddington area of West...

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