Dennis Kucler

Dennis Kucler

After four decades in corporate life, I retired and did a lot of volunteer work. Before my EFN fellowship, I’d never worked with kids. I had no intention that I would work with kids. But here, at my Encore Fellowship at Boys and Girls Club of Cleveland, the key was...
Christina Merk

Christina Merk

I visit elementary children one-on-one during their lunch time at Denison Elementary School in Cleveland, Ohio as part of a mentoring program run by Greater Cleveland Volunteers. I meet up with them while their class walks to the cafeteria, they collect their lunch...
Janet Roth

Janet Roth

I founded Look. It’s My Book!, a nonprofit in Peoria, Illinois, which gives away six books a year to each child in kindergarten through fourth grade. We currently serve all of the 14 elementary schools in our local district. So far, we have given away over...