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LaShunda Leslie-Smith is executive director of Connected Communities. (Matt Wittmeyer)

As executive director of Connected Communities, a nonprofit dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty and revitalizing the Beechwood and EMMA neighborhoods, LaShunda Leslie-Smith makes it a priority to get out into those communities as much as possible. “I am ...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Nicole VanGorder

Nicole VanGorder

Age: 28 Company: Upstate Special Needs Planning Position: Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer What organizations do you volunteer with? Current involvement includes: WXXI & The Little Theater Board of Trustees; Villa of Hope Board of Directors; Mental Health Association Board ...

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