In the spring of 2017, something new began in Louisville, Kentucky. The Gigabit Experience Center in the city provided something that is critical in the 21st century — a free, high-speed internet. Although most people throughout the world use the internet, there are still families with a lower income that do not have access to a fast and reliable internet access.
Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, has long kept quiet about his philanthropy. In a tweet and an address in Washington, D. C., Bezos has finally broken the silence. His philanthropy plan is of donating $2 billion for preschool programs for people of low income as well as for providing shelter and food for the homeless. An executive team will be hired to run the preschools as an independent nonprofit group. For the shelters and food, the money will go towards existing organizations.
Maine offers plenty of things to do on a weekend getaway along the coast. Travelers who take Route 1 north will find a variety of accommodations and attractions. Kennebunkport is a few miles east of Route 1. People who spend the first night of their trip at the Sandy Pines Maine Campground here can stay in the Glamp Tent Village. The tents here have 430 square feet of space. Campers are provided with beds and bedding. Other accommodations at Sandy Pines include carriages and huts.
Travel photography has become a growing sensation on social media. Adventures, places of interest, and people are a few popular trends in travel photography. The following tips offer a better understanding of how to capture top-notch travel photos. In order to take better travel photography, follow these four tips.
In the past, the rise of sea levels hasn’t been of much concern to property owners, because the concept seems so far out in the future. Most people think this is something we won’t have to face until years down the road. However, to the dismay of people living in coastal regions, the rising levels may now begin affecting property values along those areas.
Vacations are supposed to be a relaxing getaway from the realities and stresses of everyday life. However, they can easily become causes of that stress with poor planning. If you’re going to invest in a vacation, be sure to do it the right way! Here are some easy ways to plan the perfect trip.
Community engagement is something I am very passionate about. I believe It’s important to give back to your community in any way you can to better the environment and the lives of the people who live there. Not only does it help make the community a better place, but it also brings with it a sense of pride that you did something good today.
Now more than ever, food is becoming more and more of a deciding factor for travelers who are planning trips. Traveling is a great passion of mine, and embracing the cuisines of the different cultures I visit is one of the highlights of my trips. There is famous food all over the country, and it’s about time for me to buckle down and start my series highlighting the most famous food that some cities are recognized for. My first installment: Chicago!
No matter what career you are in, being a leader is a valuable trait. However, you need to have the right strategy if you want to be a true leader. Here are five things that all successful leaders have in common. Use one or all of these in your daily life to achieve higher levels of success.
For the fifth consecutive year, real estate has been ranked as the most popular investment vehicle in the United States, according to a Gallup survey. As a result, many people are now considering real estate investments. While the profit potential is high, though, there are a few things aspiring real estate investors should know.
A nonprofit organization’s success is measured in its productivity. Nonprofits that drag feet and fail to produce tangible results towards fulfilling their mission may struggle to fund their operations. There ways to improve productivity within a nonprofit, however, including the following.
The tips to increase all types of properties values, in no particular order, are as follows:
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Including hardwood floors in any upgrade can increase the property value of any real estate. This can even be applicable in upper scale corporate properties. Businesses seeking classier accommodations are willing to pay for these additional luxuries in the form of higher lease payments.
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Investing in real estate is an attractive venture for many, but there’s no guarantee of success. By following some tips and suggestions offered by other real estate entrepreneurs, you can increase your chances of succeeding as a real estate investor.
Minnesota has long been known for its strong sense of community and sense of responsibility toward its most vulnerable. The following four local Minneapolis charities are worthy organizations that could use more community support to keep up the tradition of lending a helping hand to neighbors and community members in times of need.
If you are ready to sell your home, then you may want to think about setting up an open house. Several advantages can help you get top dollar or find a buyer in a tough market. A huge help is setting the showing when you are available and ready for the public.
Timing is everything when you are selling a home. Instead of letting your agent set up appointments that may interfere with your work, school, or sleep schedule, an open house means that you will keep most of the control.