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July 7, 2021
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El Nido Board Member Fred Samulon Shares The Satisfaction Of Virtual Tutoring

“I have often felt that I made a positive impact on many people as an active EL Nido Board Member and as an Executive Service Corps consultant,” says Fred Samulon. However, he notes that tutoring Zada allowed him to make a “personal connection and a positive impact on one specific individual.” Virtual tutoring during the...
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17-Year-Old Tutor Makes Math Fun

Luke Shuman knows what makes kids like math.  Just 17 years old, he developed a new math program for El Nido’s south-west Los Angeles elementary school students.  It allows students to virtually practice and showcase their math skills in a fun environment. The program is centered around Kahoot, which is a game-based learning platform. During...
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Garden Restoration Project

Howard/Thorne Family Gets To The Root Of El Nido’s Garden Restoration

Max Kaplan, Culinary Instructor and Garden Program Director, caught El Nido Board Member Eliza Howard knee deep in weeds, and asked about her family volunteering to restore the vegetable garden during the pandemic. MAX:  Why did you pick the Garden Restoration project? ELIZA:  One of my goals during the pandemic was to find a way...
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Thank You to Our Virtual Volunteers!

Thank you to our Virtual Career speakers and Tutors who reflect Martin Luther King’s message of service and love to the community.
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