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MSC Volunteer Honored by Charlotte Chamber

Congratulations to Jordan Abshire on winning the Charlotte Chamber Young Professionals Newcomer award for professional and civic engagement! 


Abshire is a dedicated volunteer at Men’s Shelter of Charlotte.  He was instrumental in helping to create the Housing & Employment Resource Center (HERC) where volunteers like Abshire work each week with men to overcome barriers to finding employment and maintaining housing. In addition, Abshire actively recruits new HERC volunteers and has helped develop volunteer training manuals.

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Abshire manages Abshire Legal Search, a legal placement firm focusing on Washington, D.C., and the Southeast.  He is participating in the 2014 Leadership Charlotte Program and the Economy and Jobs Working Group of the Mecklenburg County Livable Communities Plan. Additionally, Abshire serves as co-chair of a service project benefiting Alexander Youth Network. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School and received a Bachelor of Science in psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in political science from LSU.

THANK YOU, Jordan for all you do!

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