Author Archives: jlucero2

Finishing The Semester

It’s hard to believe the class is almost over.  This semester really seemed to fly by, despite what a hard semester it was!  My classes were tough, my grades are not perfect, and work is work as usual.  But despite … Continue reading

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Shipping Goals

The semester is drawing to end, far too quickly for my liking.  This week will be the last week for the class.  And this past week started off grim with the crushing 60 Minutes report on Greg Mortenson.  However I … Continue reading

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Doughnuts for Donations!

For once, I actually have too much to write about for my blog!  First of all, MacDill Air Force Base was a blast!  Our class was given a tour of the base on April 11th by Lt. Col. Jason Wolf, SSgt Tristan … Continue reading

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Bull Markets

So this past Wednesday we had our big Bull Market fundraiser!!  After a week’s delay due to some scary weather, we finally had our booth for Bull Market.  And we couldn’t have asked for a better day, it was bright … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather

With more than 80 boxes, and what looks like more than enough to reach the 120 that we still have yet to bring in, I think we will definitely be able to reach our class goal.  And we still have … Continue reading

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Nearing Our Goal

So this past week has been exciting!  It has been difficult for me to ask and come up with ways to get money for shipping the school supplies.  But the biggest thing that has happened for me over spring break … Continue reading

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Spring Break is Here

Spring Break is here, but that does not mean we will stop fundraising!  I am still talking to my youth leader at my church to see about my church helping out, and I am also talking to a church on … Continue reading

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Nothing Worth Doing is Ever Easy

Nothing worth doing is ever easy.  And trying to get people truly excited about this project is not always easy.  But whenever you make it breakthrough, it is always that much more fulfilling!  We now have a donation box set … Continue reading

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Helping Hands

This past Sunday I went to my friend’s chapter meeting for the fraternity Theta Chi and presented to them about our project and asked them if this is something their volunteer committee would be interested in helping with.  And they … Continue reading

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Making Progress

This week our class got to go on a radio show at Salem Communications near downtown Tampa!  It was an 1 hour public affairs show that will be broadcast through 4 radio stations; WTBN (Tampa’s Christian Talk) on 570 and 910 am, … Continue reading

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