Veterans miss the mission-driven life once they rejoin the civilian world. Many find new ways to give back, knitting together the communities they return to.
When one person is deployed, the whole family is affected. Military spouses offer practical tips on how to help.
Starbucks, Five Guys, HMSHost and other employers at the D.C. Opportunity Fair are committed to hiring, empowering teens, young adults who are not in school or working.
Starbucks Reserve Roastery in Seattle will feature merchandise from HAS HEART, which pairs veterans and artists to create designs that encapsulate individual soldiers’ journeys.
Adopt a Unit program’s care packages send coffee and its aromas of home to 200 units around the world
The Starbucks Foundation announced that Liberty’s Kitchen is one of 41 nonprofits in 27 states to receive a 2017 Opportunity for All grant. This, its fourth grant from The Starbucks Foundation, is $50,000 to fund staff development and training, uniforms for students, activities for alumni and special events to promote the organization.
The store, opening Friday in White Center is part of the company’s initiative to invest in at least 15 underserved communities across the U.S. by 2018 by creating local jobs, partnering with area nonprofit organizations to provide in-store job-skills training for youth, and working with local women- and minority-owned contractors, suppliers and vendors.
Program lowers barriers, raises GPAs so admission is in reach: “Creating the opportunity to realize untapped potential”