Jennifer N. Adleman
Anchorage, Alaska
Feeding the Rockhopper and Black-footed penguins at the New England Aquarium, Boston, MA.. 1995.

Volunteerism and Community Involvement
SNAP Program Spenard Farmers Market
Co-staff working for the market's Food Assistance Program with the main duty to facilitate the use of Quest cards (also known as SNAP or a food stamp debit cards) at the market.

May - Oct. 2011
On-call Relief Staff / Volunteer

Abused Women's Aid in Crisis (AWAIC)

3/21/09 - 4/2011 (Staff)
9/06 - 3/09 (Vounteer)

24/7 Crisis Line and Shelter duties
Set-up, coordinate and transport weekly clothing donation from The Clothesline Consignment to AWAIC.
Events volunteer 1-3 events/year.
Big Sister Big Brothers Big Sisters of Anchorage
"Big" to "little" at the McLaughlin Youth Center
2005 - 2006
Volunteer Albert L. Schultz Jewish Community Center, Palo Alto, CA
Taught co-ed 4-6th graders camp course on orienteering and backpacking in the Santa Cruz mountains and vicinity.
Volunteer Palo Alto Neighborhood Disaster Activity (PANDA) Palo, Alto, CA
Trained to assist Palo ALto fire department in the event of a natural disaster.
Volunteer University-District Youth Shelter, Seattle, WA
Staffed the Sunday evening (overnight) shift at one of the locations of the shelter system
Interviewer Youth Care, Seattle, WA
Interviewed street youth for Project P.I.E. (Prevention, Information and Education)
Volunteer Heart of Glass, Seattle, WA
Support group for youth with household members facing fatal illnesses.
Volunteer Hildebrand Family Self-Help Center, Inc., Cambridge, MA
Play-space volunteer for the children of participants attending community programs, services and classes
Presenter Metro TeenAIDS, Washington D.C.
Youth conference Presenter: Biology of HIV and AIDS
Presenter AIDS Action Committee, Boston, MA
Conducted 45 minute to 1 hour long presentations on AIDS and HIV prevention and education to a wide variety of audiences throughout Massachusetts. Specialized in youth (incarcerated youth, alternative school students, magnet and private school audiences).
Volunteer New England Aquarium, Boston, MA (NEAq) 1992-1995
Dive Team - Prepared food for and fed penguins and Giant Ocean Tank animals
Edgerton Reserach Lab - Measured hyperostosis (deposits) on the creavalle jack, tattooed experiment fish, participated in bycatch study of Hyannis, MA, cleaned lab aquatic tanks
Aquarium Guide - Gave tours, talks and presentations throughout the NEAq
C.I.T. Camp West Woods Stoughton, MA
Adventure Bound female program lead

Alaska Dog Mushing
Iditarod 2001-2006
Alaska Dog Mushing Association 2002-2005
Yukon Quest 2002-2004

Language Training
American Sign Language I, II and III (Seattle Central Community College) 1999 - 2000


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