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  • National Park Service proposes new volunteer directive; seeks public comment
    National Park Service proposes new volunteer directive; seeks public comment
    The National Park Service (NPS) is proposing new policies and procedures for its Volunteers-in-Parks program. NPS proposed a new director's order in the Federal Register of Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. It is taking public comments on the proposal...
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    Rose Parade preview: Self-built floats tell ‘Inspiring Stories’ for 2015 parade
    Unlike the extravaganza on the other coast, the Tournament of Roses Parade isn’t put on by a commercial corporation. Bands come to Pasadena from all over the world to participate and float sponsors run the gamut from local cities to multi...
  • Jennifer Toth
    Second opinions can provide valuable volunteer resources for cancer patients
    When I was first given my cancer diagnosis, my physicians and health care workers were a wealth of information of resourses available to me in the North East Ohio area. From other professionals to organizations that would help with whatever I...
  • Homeless pets and their owner find support from Phoenix grass-roots organization
    Homeless pets and their owner find support from Phoenix grass-roots organization
    As an ardent lover of animals, one of the things that will cut my heart to the quick is seeing a person living on the streets with their pets. It does not matter to me how they got there - I just want them to be safe, for their animals to have...
  • Veterans provide for comrades and continue to serve their country.
    Veterans provide for comrades and continue to serve their country.
    By Michael IsamSt. Augustine, Fla, (August 18, 2014) – It takes much more than a village to provide for veterans.Have your doubts? Ask Tammy Shirley of the St. Johns County Veterans Service Office. Saturday was the culmination of a year...
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    Safeguarding the pistol range
    Safety work stays steady at the South Bay Rod & Gun Club firing range at 1020 Marron Valley Road in Dulzura. Ten rounds fired with a 22 caliber pistol hit without worries. Red safety lights volunteers just put in on the main range set up...
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    It’s Bless Brockport Week
    Bless Brockport is a week-long sponsored by Christ Community Church to serve and bless the Village of Brockport and Village residents.Christ Community Church started Bless Brockport in 2008 byThe goal of Bless Brockport is to share the love of God...
  • Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado
    VOC needs volunteers 12 and older for Turk’s Trail in Summit County
    Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC), celebrating their 30th year as one of Colorado’s Statewide Volunteer Organizations, with the Town of Breckenridge and Summit Counties Government officials, will be helping volunteers complete Turk&rsquo...
  • LinkedIn for Volunteers
    Find volunteer opportunities that play to your skills (via LinkedIn)
    I've always said that doing volunteer work can be a great way to get some additional skills or some experience in an industry that you might not be experienced with - or are interested in getting some hands-on working experience with a...
  • Toronto Island Canoe Course
    Pan American Games recruits volunteer talent worldwide with certificate program
    The team organizing the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto is sprinting ahead with an ambitious schedule of test events and recruiting activities. Soon all fans will be able to participate in a momentum building “One Year Countdown”...
  • Fire Ball Ingulfs Garage
    Firefighters battle raging Garage Fire
    On the evening of Wednesday June 11 2014 the Setauket Fire Department was alerted via Suffolk County 911 center for a reported garage fire within a residence. The location given was 8 Flagpole Lane. Setauket received the 911 call at approximately...
  • Memorial Day Flowers Foundation
    Volunteers to honor America's fallen soldiers
    Volunteers throughout the nation are joining together for the fourth year this Memorial Day to honor the nation's fallen heroes by placing roses on graves at Arlington National Cemetery and cemeteries around the country. The Memorial Day...
  • Limestone County tornado on April 28, 2014
    Volunteers needed to assist tornado-stricken areas of Tennessee Valley
    April 28, 2014, was a day of damaging storms here in the Tennessee Valley. Tornadoes brought death, injury, and destruction to several local communities. In the aftermath of the storm, volunteers are needed to assist throughout the areas affected...
  • Baie d’Urfe honors its volunteers
    Baie d’Urfe honors its volunteers
    Mayor Maria Tutino welcomed 70 guests at Fritz Farm on Thursday April 17, in recognizing the contribution of the 300 volunteers to the Baie d’Urfe community.“It is because of you, that set Baie d’Urfe apart, and we are so...
  • AT&T Volunteers
    Volunteering is part of the culture at AT&T
    Notice some people cleaning up the grounds at Centennial Olympic Park in Downtown Atlanta on Friday morning?AT&T employees.That kind of spirit runs through the corporate culture at AT&T around the nation.So much so, that more than 500 AT...