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Alum Spotlight: Winnefred Frolik

March 19, 2009
Winnefred Frolik, far right

Winnefred Frolik, far right

AmeriCorp Alum, Winnefred Frolik, was interview yesterday by Capitol News Service while she joined us at the press conference in support of the GIVE Act.  Here’s the story:

Lawmakers Hope to Spread Service ‘Cure’
By LEONARD SPARKS

WASHINGTON – A funk settled over Winnefred Frolik in 2004 as she grew worried about global warming, poverty and hunger.

But after graduation from the University of Pittsburgh, Frolik found a cure: a five-month stint as a parks volunteer in New Hampshire followed by three years volunteering with AmeriCorps.

“I decided, instead of feeling bad about everything, why don’t I try and do something productive about it?” said the 28-year-old Silver Spring resident, who works with disabled adults in Rockville.  CONTINUE

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