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Sally T. Prouty
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Sally Prouty is an independent consultant based in Washington DC. After nearly a decade as President and CEO of The Corps Network she served as a Fellow with PACE, Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement, in 2012 and 2013 providing thought leadership and guidance on their 'Civic Pathways Out of Poverty' project. Prior to TCN, Prouty served seven years as Director of the Ohio Civilian Conservation Corps and four years as Deputy Director of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. As a registered nurse, she has led multiple efforts to improve individual and community health and wellness. Prouty has held volunteer positions at the local, state, national and international levels, including a city board of education, founding board of a charter school and on multiple other boards and commissions including as founding co-chair of both Voices for National Service and the national Campaign for Youth. She is currently a member of the national advisory board for Community Renewal International.

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It's Not Only About Domestic Violence

(3) Comments | Posted September 28, 2014 | 11:39 PM

It's about violence in general and it's about substance abuse! I do not know Ray Rice, his wife or anyone associated with recent incidents in the headlines. I do, however, recognize a common thread that connects acts of violence across this country. Kind, caring, wonderful people do things under the...

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Save Civilian Service -- It Boosts Local Economies & Strengthens Communities

(1) Comments | Posted September 1, 2011 | 1:10 PM

Most Americans understand the term "military service" and appreciate the countless contributions and sacrifices of the nearly 2.7 million Americans serving in the armed forces. The concept of "civilian service," however, is far less clear. Approximately 63.4 million volunteers provide benefits to their communities every year for an...

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A Framework for Preparing Low-Income Youth for Green Jobs and Green Careers

(1) Comments | Posted July 28, 2011 | 6:48 PM

One of the biggest challenges in today's world is figuring out how to connect people to jobs. According to reports at the recently held Clinton Global Initiative America, there are 3 million jobs in the country going unfilled. Despite these vacancies, there are so many people who need...

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Answer Today's Challenges With Our Nation's Youth

(3) Comments | Posted July 6, 2011 | 8:08 PM

The future strength and vitality of our nation depend on what we do for the young men and women of today. Increasingly, however, many of our country's youth face tremendous challenges and disadvantages.

According to the most recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national youth...

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