Volunteers

VOX volunteers are a vital piece of making our programming successful. Here, we highlight their stories and the work they do with teens at VOX and in the community.

2018 Lindsey Knox Volunteer Superhero: Crissinda Ponder!

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Each summer at our First Draft event, we celebrate the winner of the Lindsey Knox Volunteer Superhero Award! We are excited to announce that alum Crissinda Ponder is the 2018 recipient. We are always grateful when our alums return to VOX to volunteer with our current teens. Crissinda has supported us in countless ways this…

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25 Days of VOX: Crissinda Ponder

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In honor of VOX’s 25th birthday on May 13, 2018, we are celebrating 25 Days of VOX! For the 25 days leading up to our birthday, we will be sharing short profiles of 25 people who have been a part of VOX’s journey during our first quarter century. Follow along to learn more about the…

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25 Days of VOX: Mary Hinkel

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In honor of VOX’s 25th birthday on May 13, 2018, we are celebrating 25 Days of VOX! For the 25 days leading up to our birthday, we will be sharing short profiles of 25 people who have been a part of VOX’s journey during our first quarter century. Follow along to learn more about the…

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2017 VOX Hall of Fame: Pete Corson!

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Each fall at VOX’s Homecoming event, we honor the latest inductees into the VOX Hall of Fame.  This year we are excited to celebrate Pete Corson (pictured above with VOX alum Tru Spann). Pete is an Audience Specialist for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s RE:Race team. He has been with the AJC since 1998 and has worked…

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2017 Lindsey Knox Volunteer Superhero – Molly Samuel!

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Each summer, we celebrate the winner of the Lindsey Knox Volunteer Superhero Award at our First Draft event. We are excited to announce that Molly Samuel is the 2017 recipient! She is pictured above with our VOXcast team. Read on as Molly shares about her work with the VOX teens. How did you get connected to VOX? I…

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2017 Kaleb Anderson Board Service Award: Jessica Casey!

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Each summer, we celebrate the winner of the Kaleb Anderson Board Service Award. We are excited to announce that Jessica Casey is the 2017 recipient! She is pictured above with Kaleb Anderson. Read on as Jessica shares about her time at VOX. What brought you to VOX? I connected with VOX a decade ago while…

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VOX Vision: Alyssa Lasseter

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It takes a lot of people behind the scenes to make VOX the place where teens speak and Atlanta listens. We spoke with long-time VOX volunteer and supporter Alyssa Lasseter about her work here. How did you get connected with VOX? I’m passionate about working with children and youth-serving organizations. I came across VOX during…

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Lindsey Knox, VOX Superhero

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By Jeff Romig, Executive Director I don’t know VOX without Lindsey Knox. On one of my first days as VOX’s new executive director in early 2013, I met one of VOX’s most dedicated volunteers as she edited stories and pages for our first 2013 issue of the paper. Lindsey was one of the first new…

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VOX Vision: Rebecca Rolfe

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It takes an entire community to make VOX the place where teens speak and Atlanta listens. We couldn’t do this work without our volunteers, donors, alumni, staff, Board, community partners and of course, our teens! We’ll be profiling a few of these amazing people so you can get a glimpse into the world of VOX.…

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What Legacy Will I Have? CNN Volunteer Reflects on Work with Teens

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As her family members back in the U.S. blinked sleep out of their eyes watching the 5 a.m. fireworks display on CNN, Gwen Anderson Warren, a sound technician for the global cable news outlet was on a rooftop in New Zealand blinking tears out of her eyes. It was January 1, 2000, and Warren was…

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