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So What Else is a grassroots service organization focusing on the empowerment and development of youth, through out of school time enrichment and community service.

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Read About How We are Making an Impact

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Check Out Our Good Work: We invite you to read this letter we received from the Principle of Eutaw-Marshburn Elementary School in Baltimore City. We have recently expanded our youth programming to Baltimore City … [Read More...]

Program of the Month: Olympiad

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Currently being run at 5 schools across Montgomery County and Baltimore City. So What Else’s Olympiad program is designed to promote healthy activity and wellness in the lives of youth. The program provides students … [Read More...]

Donations Needed!

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We're seeking a donated or deeply discounted truck or van to aid us in our operations. As our valued supporters know, our work providing extracurricular activities and leading community service projects takes us to many … [Read More...]

Job Readiness Program at a Wider Circle

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We are excited to announce the launch of a job readiness program serving the community at A Wider Circle. A Wider Circle is an organization fighting to help end poverty in Washington DC Metropolitan Communities. So What … [Read More...]

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Youth Baseball Coaching with TPSS Youth Baseball & Softball Leagues

Date: ongoing, April through June 2015

Time: flexible, 2 hours per week

Location: various public parks in the Silver Spring area

Coaches wanted! Teach athletic skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship to youth! Volunteers may choose to coach either coed baseball or girls softball at one of five skill levels ranging from age 6 to age 13. Coaches will hold one weeknight practice and attend one weekend game per week throughout the season. All practices and games are held locally in Silver Spring and Takoma Park. One coach and one assistant coach will supervise a team of 10-15 youth. Coaches will be responsible for communicating with league commissioner and parents of team members throughout the season as needed. A great opportunity for local parents! Minimum age for volunteers is 16 years.

  • Direct Service & Meet-and-Greet with Jubilee Residents with Jubilee Association of Maryland
    Date: February 21, 2015
    Time: 11:00 am --- 3:00 pm
    Location: TBD (Rockville/Aspen Hill/SS residences)

    The Jubilee Association of MD provides residential services and improves the quality of life of people with developmental disabilities in our community. Volunteers are needed to help with seasonal indoor housekeeping (light cleaning & washing) at some of Jubilee’s local…

  • The Art of the Game with Pyramid Atlantic
    Date: March 1, 2015
    Time: 2:00 pm --- 5:00 pm
    Location: Piney Branch Elementary School (7510 Maple Ave, Takoma Park, MD 20912)

    Please join us for this fun annual event which celebrates youth sports and the arts! Some sixty youth participants will join us for fun activities including a basketball skills clinic, various skills competitions, a rap battle, and a t-shirt &…

  • “Twenty-Two Has a Face” Auditions with This is My Brave and Soldierfit
    Date: March 1, 2015
    Time: 3:00 pm --- 5:00 pm
    Location: Pyramid Atlantic (8230 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910)

    Pyramid Atlantic has been generous enough to donate their gallery space for our friends at This is My Brave to hold auditions for an upcoming production. This is My Brave seeks performers to present a monologue or other creative piece…