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Review for The Friendship Circle, Palo Alto, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

Friendship Circle is a fantastic organization in that it provides children with special needs and environment for growth, interaction and fun. However, my story is not about those served by this organization. Rather, I have seen tremendous growth in my own daughter, who is a volunteer with the organization. She has grown in her maturity, leadership skills and independence driven by her desire to help others. It truly is a rare organization where those offering assistance can grow as much as those receiving assistance. Friendship Circle is a classic win-win and clearly gives breath to Tikkun Olam in so many ways.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

watching the growth of my daughter.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

uncertain.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Watching the pictures of the events and the happiness in my daughter's face.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

kind, loving and accepting.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

improve the lives of so many disadvantaged children who cannot advocate for themselves.

Ways to make it better...

I could have participated as a volunteer in the program myself!

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

maintaining quality as the program expands.

One thing I'd also say is that...

It is really hard to find an organization that helps both volunteers and those seeking service.

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009

Role:  General Member of the Public & Parent of a teen volunteer.