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Meet our 2013-2014 AmeriCorps VISTAs – Patrick Duffy

December 29, 2013 by Cristina Tolentino AmeriCorps *VISTA Meet Patrick Duffy, his focus as a VISTA will be on Programs & Evaluation  Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio  Education: Ohio University Five fun…
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Meet our 2013-2014 AmeriCorps VISTAs – Sarah Kimbrough

December 27, 2013 by Cristina Tolentino AmeriCorps *VISTA (Our 2nd post in our  incoming VISTA spotlight Series) Meet Sarah Kimbrough! Her focus as an AmeriCorps VISTA will be on fund…
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Meet our 2013-2014 AmeriCorps VISTAs – Justin Tucker

December 20, 2013 by AmeriCorps *VISTA Cristina Tolentino In February 2013, TAM will be welcoming three new AmeriCorps VISTAs to continue the efforts to restructure and support existing  programs and…
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Long Beach BLAST Partners with TAM for Academic Mentoring Program

December 14, 2012 by Program Director Myra Petgrave   In a partnership started by former AmeriCorps VISTA Wayne Huang, Long Beach BLAST and TAM completed its pilot Academic Mentoring Program…
December 18, 2012  /  No Comments ››

High School Students Complete Fundamentals Course

December 16, 2012 by AmeriCorps*VISTA Catherine Bradshaw   This weekend, TAM recognized twenty-five students for their participation in the High School Fundamentals of Aviation program, sponsored by California Community Foundation’s Preparing…
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A Poem called “Fly” by Danyale

Danyale participates in the homework club and Aviation Explorers Flight Sim Cadet Class and Youth Leadership Council. She has been on numerous field trips with TAM, including the PS I…
December 1, 2012  /  No Comments ››

TAM Participates in Google LAX’s First Ever 24hrsofgood Hack-A-Thon

November 12, 2012 by AmeriCorps*VISTA Cristina Tolentino This past weekend, TAM had the opportunity to participate in Google’s first 24hrsofgood hack-a-thon as one of their chosen non profit organizations to…
November 13, 2012  /  No Comments ››

Apply for AmeriCorps*VISTA at TAM

Thirty-seven million Americans live in poverty. Through AmeriCorps VISTA, you can make a tangible difference. And, you’ll find the fulfillment that comes from using your knowledge and skills to help…
November 9, 2012  /  No Comments ››

Tweet with TAM Founder and Executive Director @RobinPetgrave

One of the coolest Tuskegee Airmen  Alexander Jefferson will be speaking with me. I am in awe. @tamuseum @bishopceblake twitter.com/RobinPetgrave/… — Robin Petgrave (@RobinPetgrave) November 7, 2012…
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AmeriCorps*VISTA Wayne Huang Completes Over a Year of Service

We want to thank AmeriCorps*VISTA member Wayne Huang for helping TAM build capacity, and completing 15 months of full-time service to fight poverty through education!! Wayne Huang began his service…
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