August 19, 2010

New York Cares – Spotlight On- J.J. Jackson

Posted in Philanthropy at 2:43 pm by philanthropynews

J.J. Jackson first began volunteering as a way to take her mind off of things. But the distraction soon turned into a passion as she discovered how much she had to offer to fellow New Yorkers.

As a team leader at an immigrant support center, J.J. spends one day each week helping Arab American women prepare for the U.S. citizenship test. And when she’s not practicing English, J.J. is probably busy reading to eager children with special needs.

(Read more via New York Cares Blog.)

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