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    August 14, 2013

    Indy Burger Battle = Huge Success!

    Thank you, thank you, thank you! The first annual Indy Burger Battle was a huge success!
    More than 300 people joined us in the Rathskellar Biergarten [...]

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    August 29, 2012

    BT meets the South.

    Last semester, we switched things around in the office and I was invited into the role of “Chapter Person” – yes that’s what we really [...]

    filed under: Blog, Events — admin @ 5:58 pm

    June 29, 2012

    News from Furman University, Greenville, SC

    Our chapter of BT at Furman University has just gotten started. I first heard about Building Tomorrow when George came to speak at Furman. [...]

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    April 27, 2012

    Hope Biked to Uganda!

    On Friday, April 20th, the Building Tomorrow chapter at Hope College in Holland, MI Biked to Uganda and raised $4,023 towards a new BT academy [...]

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    April 6, 2012

    Students bike to raise awareness for education in Uganda

    originally in the Indiana Daily Student
    written by Michael Majchrowicz
    photo credit: Chet Strange, Indiana Daily Student

    During the last two days, IU students traveled 7,500 miles without [...]

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    December 27, 2011

    From Key Club to Doane, my experience with Building Tomorrow.

    I first learned about Building Tomorrow during my senior year of high school. Evie Sue Ward, my classmate and district governor, made Building Tomorrow her [...]

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    November 29, 2011

    Raise the Roof

    You’re probably getting more emails about online shopping deals this week than you care to count. But we’re pretty sure you haven’t seen a deal [...]

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    November 9, 2011

    Small Towns, Big Hearts

    A small high school in a small town in Washington State has teamed up with One Day’s Wages in an effort to fund the construction [...]

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    October 28, 2011

    We’re 5 Years Old.

    A little more than five years ago, I set out to name a vision of engaging young people in the United States in the quest [...]

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    September 22, 2011

    Run, Miles. Run!

    Building Tomorrow is a big fan of athletic fundraisers. Aside from our national campaign, Bike to Uganda, where students attempt to bike the distance from [...]

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    September 20, 2011

    Happy (belated) Birthday, Christine!

    This 25 (now 26 year-old) donated her birthday to Building Tomorrow via One Day’s Wages “Birthday for a Cause” campaign. Every dollar she raised [...]

    filed under: Blog, Events — Tags: , , — admin @ 7:34 am

    September 7, 2011

    BT Across the US of A.

    Our college chapters & young supporters are back in action with big plans for the upcoming semester. Kicking things off by making a big splash [...]

    filed under: Blog, Events — Tags: , — admin @ 2:46 pm

    September 6, 2011

    Labor Day Lemonade Stands

    Hope everyone had a great Labor Day weekend! We’re especially excited about how Braden Stelljes celebrated in Williamsburg, VA: a lemonade stand for BT!

    filed under: Events, Photos — Tags: , — admin @ 2:14 pm

    August 23, 2011

    If this is what 13 year-olds are up to, the future looks brighter.

    Building Tomorrow is founded on the belief that young people are not only full of potential for the future but highly capable of doing great [...]

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    August 10, 2011

    It’s Our Job Now…

    “…to appreciate what we have and work to better opportunities for others.”
    It is our mission at Building Tomorrow to engage youth in philanthropy and help [...]

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    August 8, 2011

    A Read-a-Thon for Education

    This summer we’ve made a point to tell the incredible stories of our BTers and what they’re doing to change the world. One such inspiring [...]

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    August 4, 2011

    the BT Chip-In, sponsored by ExactTarget

    Calling all Indiana Golfers – Close out the summer golf season at the Building Tomorrow Social Investment Council’s 2nd Annual BT Chip-In, sponsored by [...]

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    July 8, 2011

    Everyone is Building Tomorrow

    So you’ve browsed the “Get Involved” page on our website and identified with our cause. You’re passionate about education equality and that makes Building Tomorrow [...]

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    July 6, 2011

    Why Are You Building Tomorrow?

    How exactly do volunteers and donors differentiate one non-profit organization from the next? We wondered, too – so here are a few statements from our [...]

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    July 4, 2011

    Random Opportunities for Kindness

    BT supporters have come across our cause in more ways than we are even aware of, so it comes as no surprise when Ellie Chernosky [...]

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    June 24, 2011

    James Wood High School

    We got an exciting letter in the mail on Monday from a young BT supporter. Emily Crawford, a Key Club student at James Wood High [...]

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    June 16, 2011

    The very first Bike to Uganda

    Although our founder, George Srour, hails from the College of William & Mary, Building Tomorrow’s first official fundraiser took place at his rival school – [...]

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    June 14, 2011

    If you’ve seen a lot of orange on FB lately…

    Then our profile picture campaign is working. So far 100 Building Tomorrow supporters have changed their profile-pictures to our logo as a way of pledging [...]

    filed under: Blog, Events — Tags: , — admin @ 7:07 am

    May 19, 2011

    YesKidzCan!

    Here at BT, we know a good thing when we see it. And YesKidzCan! is definitely a good thing. This organization supports social entrepreneurism and [...]

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    April 6, 2011

    Awesome event signage

    Check out this awesome signage put up by the Building Tomorrow chapter at Davidson College for their annual “How far would you walk for an [...]

    filed under: Events, Photos — Tags: , , — admin @ 10:27 am

    March 28, 2011

    Getting involved is easier than you think.

    As Building Tomorrow gets bigger and bigger, more people are joining this great cause. One of those many people is I, Tori Blum, the thirteen [...]

    filed under: Blog, Events — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 11:39 am

    February 8, 2011

    What can you do with a dollar?

    In 90 seconds, we can make one brick in Uganda.
    In time, we’ll make 24,000 bricks.
    And 24,000 bricks builds a school;
    that empowers a community;
    who raises a [...]

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    January 28, 2011

    Behind the scenes @ Clark Elementary

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    January 27, 2011

    video of the week: Clark Elementary Sits for Good

    “…and even a child can make big changes, too.” Well said, Clark Elementary.

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    December 20, 2010

    Photo of the week: King & Queen of the Ugly Sweater Party!

    filed under: Events, Photos — Tags: , , — admin @ 8:46 am

    December 6, 2010

    bricks > coffee

    by Katelin Carter, VP of Outreach at the Building Tomorrow Chapter at Ball State University
    (link to original bsubt.wordpress.com)

    This video is of community volunteers making stabilized [...]

    filed under: Blog, Events — Tags: , — admin @ 11:38 pm

    December 4, 2010

    Hip Hop meets Bike to Uganda

    UNC’s Hip Hop Dance Team, Kamikazi, performs for bikers (and hundreds of passers-by) at UNC’s first-ever Bike to Uganda. Kamikazi was one of many [...]

    filed under: Events, Videos — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 12:13 am

    November 15, 2010

    Photo of the week: Design & Build

    From concept to construction…Building Tomorrow’s N.A. Barakat Academy of Nakaseeta is taking shape.
    Designed by a team of engineers with Gifford LLP in London, winners [...]

    filed under: Events, Photos — Tags: , , , , — admin @ 1:25 pm

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