National Communication Association to Sponsor Day of Service to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore
Baltimore, MD (November 5, 2019) – The National Communication Association (NCA) and Kendall Hunt Publishing Company will co-sponsor the annual NCA Day of Service to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore (BGCMB). Communication scholars will volunteer at the NCA Convention at the Hilton Baltimore and on-site at BGCMB. Volunteers will support BGCMB by packing bags with school supplies at the Hilton in the morning. Volunteers will also support BGCMB through a variety of projects including organizing, cleaning, and other projects as needed in the afternoon. The NCA Day of Service has previously supported projects in Salt Lake City, Dallas, and New Orleans.
- Grace Hébert, Content Development Specialist, NCA
- Paul Carty, Director of Publishing Partnerships, Kendall Hunt Publishing Company
What: Day of Service, NCA 105th Annual Convention
Where: Hilton Baltimore and Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore
When: Wednesday, November 13, 2018 | 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
About Kendall Hunt Publishing Company
Since 1944, Kendall Hunt has been a privately owned and operated educational publishing company. With over 10,000 print and digital titles available today, Kendall Hunt is best known for providing educators with quality content solutions for the classroom. A rare combination of stability and innovation has made Kendall Hunt a leader in the PreK-12 and Higher Education publishing industry. Following in the footsteps of our founder, William C. Brown, Kendall Hunt Publishing combines an immense library of outstanding course content with a consultative, solutions-based approach to publishing.
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About Boys and Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore serves more than 500 young people at one of its Club locations. Its mission is to enable all young people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. BGCMB provides a variety of programs, including tutoring and homework help, educational programs about drug and alcohol use, and fitness programs.
The National Communication Association advances Communication as the discipline that studies all forms, modes, media, and consequences of communication through humanistic, social scientific, and aesthetic inquiry. NCA serves the scholars, teachers, and practitioners who are its members by enabling and supporting their professional interests in research and teaching. Dedicated to fostering and promoting free and ethical communication, NCA promotes the widespread appreciation of the importance of communication in public and private life, the application of competent communication to improve the quality of human life and relationships, and the use of knowledge about communication to solve human problems. NCA supports inclusiveness and diversity among our faculties, within our membership, in the workplace, and in the classroom; NCA supports and promotes policies that fairly encourage this diversity and inclusion.