Projects in the Domain of Family

WorldLegacy Uzbek Association Chicago Project

Uzbek Association Chicago WorldLegacy NC169 leadership created an extreme makeover at the Uzbek Association in Chicago. The team outfitted a new classroom with 23 iPads, six mobile training tables and chairs, a projector and screen, a game corner (football game,...

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Center for People in Need WorldLegacy in Nebraska

WorldLegacy’s NC164 Leadership Team created an extreme makeover of the computer lab at the Center for People in Need in Lincoln, Nebraska. The Center for People in Need was founded in a 700 square foot garage in 2002, has grown over time, and currently serves tens of thousands of families every year in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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Urban Ministries Project

The Urban Ministries believes that no one should be without the basic needs of food, clean clothing and a safe place to sleep, regardless of ethnicity, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, or disability.

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Summit House Project

NC97 chose the Summit House-Piedmont in Greensboro, NC for their project. Summit House serves non-violent female felons who are single Mom’s with children up to age seven.

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Haven House

There have been three projects for Haven House Services. The projects involved major renovations, painting, and cleanup inside and outside of the home and creating a parking area, driveway, and an area for play and basketball.

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West End Community Center

Hard work by volunteers from as far away as Florida brought a new sparkle to the inside of one of Duke’s partner community centers this past weekend. In two and half days, more than 50 people stripped away the boring interior of a former law office that is now the Juanita McNeil-Joseph Alston Community Center and replaced it with bright turquoise and green paint and striped window shades reminiscent of a tropical scene

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Oaklawn Project Wichita Kansas

A community is coming together to improve a neighborhood. Bringing everyone together is the goal of designing and building a playground in the span of just one weekend. Volunteers have braved the Kansas heat to convert a vacant lot in Oaklawn into a park. It’s a project enjoying plenty of community support.

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Fisher House Fort Bragg WorldLegacy Project

Until this past weekend, the patio outside a house where families of wounded soldiers stay on Fort Bragg looked bare — a stone floor, a few cedar trees, a grill. Soldiers in wheelchairs often could not use the patio after a rainstorm because they could not navigate the muddy yard

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Jordan Child and Family Center

In a span of two days, volunteers transformed a run-down playground for children with disabilities into an outdoor sanctuary, with interactive games that teach them about the environment. Nearly 80 volunteers worked

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Passage Home

Passage Home, empowers their community with after school programs, tutoring, free lunches, culinary skills training, a library, a computer lab, and job counseling/training for addicts and women coming out of prison.

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Commissioners Community Circle Award WorldLegacy

The WorldLegacy’s Leadership Program has contributed more than 27 pro bono projects in the Durham community. Among the many projects the WorldLegacy has made possible is their project to enhance the efficiency of the Family Center of Northern Durham,

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Bragg Street Park WorldLegacy Leadership

Today, the community unveils a tiny park with an enormous heart.
After months of elbow grease and door-to-door dollar-collecting, a group of generous do-gooders is ready to show off the new Bragg Street Mini Park. Formerly one of the most forlorn, drug-addled corners of Raleigh, it is now a cheerful, well-equipped gathering place for everyone from toddlers to adults.

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Battered Women’s Shelter

In January of 2009, WorldLegacy’s NC106 Leadership team chose the Woman’s Rehabilitation and Counseling Center in Florida for their project. This facility provides a home for up to a year for woman and children who are transitioning in life.

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WorldLegacy Makeover Victorious Praise Church

We committed to doing major body work on the trailer that was needed for it to be in excellence and providing it with 10 new computers, a handicap ramp, closet space, 60 chairs, and new appliances. The project amounted to about $35,000 and enrolled about 50 committed volunteers.

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The WorldLegacy Graduates Rebuild New Orleans

WorldLegacy North Carolina NC83 BAM, with the help of other   WorldLegacy graduates took on an elementary school in St. Bernard Parish like a storm of transformation. Chalmette, La. is an area south of New Orleans that was devastated by Katrina and Rita....

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Hispanic Family Center WorldLegacy

With the help of a team of volunteers and a bank of donated equipment, a new computer lab opens Monday at the Hispanic Family Center, offering after-school tutorials to Latino children.

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WorldLegacy Creates Extreme Makeover HomeStart

A residential facility for homeless women and children received an extreme makeover by WorldLegacy’s NC147 leadership team. In only two days, the facility received an upgraded kitchen, children’s playroom and pamper day for the residents.

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