April Crews

April Crews

Writer/Editor / Blogger

Marketing professional w/ 10+ experience writing blog articles, web content, e-newsletters, & press releases (in AP Style); Social media management expertise & CRM, CMS and Cloud solutions savvy.

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Human Trafficking Resources: Community Health Charities

Human trafficking is a problem in the U.S. and around the world. These resource include government agency resources including manuals and assessment tools for social workers and those in the medical fields.


Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: 10 Great Valentine’s Day Gifts that Give Back

Did you know that several of Community Health Charities’ members have gift catalogs and online shops where you can buy great gifts to support a great cause? Gift choices range from jewelry and apparel to home décor and automotive accessories.

Why not shop from one of these online stores for a great way to give a gift to a friend or loved one this Valentine’s Day while also donating to a worthy cause? Here are 10 ideas:


American Express Chief Diversity Officer Nancy Testa Joins Board of Directors of Community Health Charities

Community Health Charities has elected American Express
Executive Nancy Testa to its board of directors. Testa was unanimously elected this past fall and joined the December 2016 board meeting as the nonprofit’s newest member.

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Official Recognized for Role in Reopening and Relocation of Pentagon Blood Donor Center

Written by April Crews
Published February 2010
On January 22, 2010, the grand re-opening of the Pentagon Blood Donor Center was celebrated with an open house and presentation to an official whose work and dedication made it possible for the center to relocate and reopen at a new site.

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TOP Step Consulting Ranked in Inc. 5000’s “Fastest Growing Private Companies” List for the Second Year in a Row

August 18, 2016
TOP Step Consulting, a provider of Professional Services software solutions, has once again been named as one of Inc. 5000’s Fastest Growing Private Companies.


3 Healthy Food Habits to Adopt in the New Year

It’s the New Year, and many of us will resolve to eat healthier. We might substitute fruit for candy as our 3pm snack, or start a health cleanse. Check out three easy habits to try for better nutrition and overall better health.

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Save Money by Going Green!

Published: 24 July 2014
Here are four ways you can save or make money while also helping to preserve the environment and reduce waste. Some even might improve your health!

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On-Camera Interview: Drill at Metro station prepares emergency responders for the real thing

April Crews' comments regarding a WMATA metro rail emergency responder drill for the DC Metropolitan Area.

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Five Tips for an Affordable Holiday Dinner

Written by April Crews Published: November 2013
Sometimes in the spirit of the holiday, we overdo it. While it may be a special occasion, don’t forget that it’s still important to save money wherever possible.

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PRESS RELEASE: TOP Step Consulting Named “Best-of-the-Best” Professional Service Firm

TOP Step Consulting, a leading provider in delivering superior operational efficiency solutions to professional service organizations, has once again been recognized worldwide as “Best of the Best” in the professional service industry in a benchmark survey conducted by independent research firm Service Performance Insight (SPI)

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Having a baby? Time to Start an Emergency Fund!

Written by April Crews
Published June 2014
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Having a baby is a joyful event. However, expenses for a new baby can become overwhelming if you don't plan for it.

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Financial Resources at Your Fingertips: My Military & Money App for ...

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Published: May 2014
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If you are like many people today who are connected to their smart phones at all times, you’ll be happy to know that there are several free apps available that help you budget, create a savings plan, and even save for retirement.

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TOP Step Consulting Selected as one of 50 Best Companies to ...

TOP Step Consulting is an expert in Professional Services Automation (PSA) - a project-based software that operates in real-time, specifically NetSuite OpenAir and FinancialForce. TOP Step has provided PSA implementation of NetSuite OpenAir PSA for eight years and became a FinancialForce solution provider in 2014.

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8 Overlooked Costs of Homeownership

Along with a mortgage, there are additional costs associated with homeownership that are sometimes overlooked. Do your research and make sure you are aware of expenses beyond the mortgage that you will incur before and after you buy.