Archive for July, 2012

We Ramped it Up!

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

“After participating in Ramp it Up!, I feel that many parts of me have changed in terms of how I view the world.”

“My experience this year doing Ramp it Up! was an extremely rewarding one.”

“I learned a lot about issues of poverty and the struggles of the disabled, also about the importance of teamwork, persistence, and determination in construction.”

These quotes were from some of the essays written by the Ramp it Up! participants this year.  They were answering the question, “What did I learn from Ramp it Up! this summer?”


Bubes Family Goes for Three

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

This past Sunday was Nancy Taylor Bubes (of Washington Fine Properties) and family’s third Mitzvah Party. About ten of their close family and friends piled into Ms. Elizabeth Brooks’ Northeast home to roll up their sleeves and give new life to the home she and her family have been living in for over forty years!

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