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Throughout the state, many people have a strong desire to help others by giving generously of their time. If you are passionate about wildlife and want to contribute to projects that benefit wildlife, we have an offer for you! Fish and Game has a strong volunteer program in each of our seven regions where volunteers […]

Farrell joins Falcons staff as volunteer...

History links On Tuesday, April 5, the head coach Laura Busby announced the addition of Kaylyn Farrel to the Air Force women’s soccer staff, as the former University of Colorado-Colorado Springs star will serve as a volunteer assistant coach for the Falcons. Farrell’s primary focus will be to help develop Air Force […]

PUBLIC SERVICE: Cocoa Police pay tribute...

House ” PUBLIC SERVICE: Cocoa Police pay tribute to Cpl. Ralph Perrone with the Distinguished Service Ribbon and Volunteer Award SPOTLIGHT ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE The Cocoa Police Department honored Cpl. Ralph Perrone with his second Distinguished Service Ribbon and a Volunteer Award. “He served the city as an auxiliary officer and corporal for many […]

Knoxville creates volunteer program to p...

Greenway Ambassadors will promote local greenways and serve as a source of information for other greenway users. Knoxville, Tenn. – With over 112 miles of greenways and soft-surface trails, it’s no surprise that some Knoxvillians consider themselves greenways enthusiasts. The City of Knoxville is creating a program for those who love our local greenways to […]

Weyers Cave Vol. Firefighters back to f...

WEYERS CAVE, Va. (WHSV) – The Weyers Cave Volunteer Fire Department is finally back to a full fleet after being out of service for about nine months. Last July, a car left the road and hit the side of engine 53. “It was here on our front platform, right here in front of the station, […]

David and Mary Haslam are Senior Service...

David and Mary Haslam are Senior Services Volunteers of the Month for April for their outstanding service as Meals on Wheels drivers. “They are dedicated and are here every week,” says Michele Burkett, Food Services Coordinator. “They are always happy and helpful.” Meals on Wheels drivers make up the agency’s largest group of volunteers with […]

Maui Doctor, Vaccination Team Honored fo...

Dr. Anna Eckart-Dodd was recently honored as one of the 2021 recipients of the National David Lawrence Award for Community Service. — Kaiser Permanente Hawaii photo Kaiser Permanente Hawaii recently honored Maui physician Dr. Anna Eckart-Dodd and members of the COVID-19 Vaccination Events Community Team as 2021 recipients of the National […]

Congratulations to our Volunteers of the...

In case you missed our directory of community resources in last weekend’s edition, the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and the Lake Placid News named two volunteers of the year for 2022: Rich and Debby Harrison of Rainbow Lake. The couple were named by Janice Fitzgerald, who said the Harrisons were “a team that puts […]

Current bus service unchanged, plus adde...

New Ulm will benefit from a new fixed-service bus route, but current Heartland Express bus service will remain unchanged, said Pat LaCourse, transit manager for Heartland Express. “The bus service we currently run will still operate and no changes are planned,” he said. Heartland Express has been Brown County’s transit provider since 1993. […]

‘Julia’ review: Just desserts and elk, s

Child was 50 when she began her television career as the 6ft 2in host of ‘The French Chef’, the pioneering and long-running cooking program that would eventually earn him multiple Emmys and a Peabody Award. She received training at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, where her diplomat husband, Paul Child, was stationed for a few […]

Ukrainian doctor living in Oahu prepares...

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Jevne Diaz, organizer, union educator an...

Jevne Diaz, an organizer, union educator and director of the Service Employees International Union’s BOLD Center, where she had worked for three decades, died of bone cancer on March 1 at her home in Lauraville. She was 67 years old. “Jevne will be remembered for her lust for life, her critical intelligence, her laughter, her […]

Lake Charles native receives 2022 Champi...

Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) – Lake Charles resident Kelli Stawecki has been announced as one of nine Volunteer Louisiana Champions of Service award recipients in Baton Rouge. The award recognizes outstanding volunteers from the seven geographic regions of Athlete’s Paradise. “Volunteering shows the strength of character and resilient spirit of Louisianans,” said Lieutenant Governor Billy […]

Teachers and volunteers see the benefits...

Sponsored by: This story is part of a four-part series called A Healthy Start and is sponsored by Breakfast Club of Canada, reaching 500,000 children every day in more than 3,000 school and community programs. Teachers and school volunteers can attest to the impact of children starting the day with empty stomachs. Whether it’s a […]

Maine Volunteer Commissioners Vote Unani...

Commissioners of Volunteer Maine, Maine’s Commission for Community Service, voted to raise the minimum stipend for AmeriCorps members serving full-time in Maine to $20,000. The increase received unanimous support at the February board business meeting. The vote builds on and reinforces the work of federal agency AmeriCorps to increase the national minimum allowance for anyone […]

Volunteer season ends against Louisville...

The Vols have been denied their first trip to the Elite Eight since 2016 WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Hailey Van Lith and Emily Engstler knew Louisville had allowed far too many leads to slip away in the fourth quarter this season, including the disheartening loss to Miami in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals. Van Lith and […]

Volunteers fly through Seattle’s homeles

With 171 years of lifetime experience between them, about 80 of them running hospitals and rocket systems, Ruth Benfield and John Pehrson have seen a thing or two. Benfield was vice president of Seattle Children’s Hospital, overseeing the facility’s master development plan. Pehrson was the missile and spacecraft program manager at Boeing’s Kent Space Center. […]

Flint River Fresh, volunteers build comm...

ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) – Flint River Fresh, a Dougherty County nonprofit, has planted a community garden in Putney Park. Lafaysha Handy is a volunteer with Turner Job Corps. “My aunt owns a farm, so I wanted to get out there and get some experience on my own, because I don’t often get the chance to […]

McChesney receives $1,000 award for volu...

– Messenger photo by Darcy Maulsby Homemakers Furniture in Urbandale recently named Josh McChesney the 2022 Community Champion and presented him with a $1,000 Homemakers gift card to celebrate his contributions to Central School Preservation, Lake City’s museum and cultural center. McChesney, who works for Bowie International in Lake City, helped paint some of CSP’s […]

Up the Pay, Medics Might Stay: Overtime ...

The number of volunteers called in for extra shifts increased as the number of mandatory calls fell after the salary increase (Source: Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services) Over the past two months, field doctors and communications staff from Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services earned double pay for any extra shifts they volunteered to work. It’s […]

Columbia professor takes university to t...

Columbia said 82.5% of undergraduate classes had fewer than 20 students, a higher percentage than any other school in the top 100. It created a spreadsheet of classes with fewer than 20 students, excluding some such as lab and discussion sections and non-credit courses, and found the percentage of core courses – Columbia’s famous general […]

Annual spring cleanings, volunteer oppor...

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) – The City of Fayetteville has set dates for two annual spring cleaning events. The City announced Tuesday that the Fayetteville Lake cleanup will take place on April 16 and the Earth Day cleanup and celebration on April 23. For both volunteer events, the city said it is working with local organizations […]

CDFW News | Help save California’s nati

Help save California’s native wildlife and plants when filing your taxes Would you like to help the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) recover and rehabilitate animals after they have been injured or orphaned by wildfires? Why not support CDFW’s research into why California’s sea otter population is unable to thrive in its native […]

UO faculty affected by a second voluntar...

Second from Ohio University voluntary departure or retirement programor VSRP, ran from January 14 to March 7 and raised concerns among OU faculty. The program, which offered incentives for faculty to end their employment at OU through retirement or separation, was also offered in February 2020 to 608 OU faculty and administrative staff. who have […]

Funding secured, work planned for major ...

OSO – When Dayn Brunner heard that Snohomish County would help fund a major memorial at the site of the landslide near Oso that killed his sister and 42 others eight years ago, he couldn’t stop crying. “I bawled for days,” Brunner said, after the county last November allocated nearly $5 million for the project. […]

AmeriCorps celebrates volunteers | News...

AmeriCorps Week is March 13-19, and the group says it’s a time to recognize and thank American citizens of all ages, who, through their service in AmeriCorps and AmeriCorps Seniors, volunteer their time and their talents to serve the needs of their communities across this nation. AmeriCorps seniors include adults ages 55 and […]

Companies Should Know Benefits and Risks...

You may have heard the term “ESG” before. It has been used with increasing frequency for a few years, but the term and ESG-minded business practices have gained more traction over the last year or so. ESG stands for three factors—environmental, social, and governance. The ESG factors can be broken down to a set of […]

Trump’s White House aide was secret auth

Weeks after the 2020 election, at least one Trump White House aide was named as secretly producing a report alleging Donald Trump lost to Joe Biden because of Dominion Voting Systems – research that formed the basis broader efforts by the former president to annul the election. The Dominion Report, captioned “OVERVIEW 12/2/20 – History, […]

Local Catholic Recognized for Years of V...

Friday, March 18, 2022 By Linda Peterson Intermountain Catholic SALT LAKE CITY — St. Olaf parishioner Ray Salazar has made charity a way of life. The retired Air Force civilian police officer devotes several days a week to service at the George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Salt Lake City. Recently, […]

UK launches world’s first clinical trial

LEXINGTON, Kentucky (March 16, 2022) — The motivation that drives the work of Pete Nelson, MD, Ph.D., is personal. His grandmother, Sylvia Becker, died of Alzheimer’s disease, and he says his mother was then terrified of developing the disease. “It gives me a purpose in life to attack this,” Nelson said. As an experimental neuropathologist […]

Friendly Calls program engages volunteer...

Senior service providers are looking to expand programs that address social isolation during the pandemic, including volunteer models like Friendly Calls. While the concept of Friendly Calls is simple – neighbors phone neighbors for short, structured conversations – there are many intricacies involved in effectively organizing and guiding these volunteer models. To help, the New […]

Army veteran turned Chicago cop quits to...

CHICAGO (WGN) — Five thousand miles from his Chicago home, Harrison Jozefowicz answers the call for duty in the middle of a war zone in western Ukraine. “It’s very surreal when you see it,” Jozefowicz said. “We just had a day of training with the Georgian Legion. They are volunteers like us, and they have […]

Three women, a plane trip and an unexpec...

(CNN) — Regina Dew was one of the first passengers to board the Southwest Airlines flight from Phoenix, Arizona, to Baltimore, Maryland. It was May 2013 and Dew, then 66, had just returned from a family wedding. She suffered from health issues so had arranged for a wheelchair to help her on her journey. There […]

What happens when all the student volunt...

By ASHRAF KHALIL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — When the pandemic closed schools two years ago, Scott Losavio faced a problem that plagues students, administrators and communities around the world: What happens when all student volunteers are disappearing? As a service coordinator at Catholic High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Losavio helps students fulfill the […]

Gary Neville suggests Marcus Rashford’s

Gary Neville on Marcus Rashford. Gary Neville suggested that Marcus Rashford’s off-pitch voice could lose weight if the striker left Manchester United. Since rising to fame as a footballer, Rashford has used his profile as a force for good, helping secure free school meals for children during the Covid-19 pandemic. Although his reputation has exploded […]

Edmonton Police hope 3 new diverse volun...

Three new diverse volunteer groups are now working with the Edmonton Police Service, representing groups that often face racism or discrimination. the community councilsas they are called, include Nisohkamakewin, or “the act of helping” in Cree for Native people, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) for 2SLGBTQ+ and Community of Chefs for minorities. “These […]

A Day in the Life of a Volunteer Assista...

As a volunteer assistant fire chief, my job description is simple: Take care of the things the chief shouldn’t take care of and make sure he has the information he needs to run the department well. . Although my job description is simple, the job itself is not. From keeping up with OSHA requirements to […]

Loyal volunteer Evelyn Culver steps down...

Published: 03/09/2022 20:50:59 Modified: 09/03/2022 20:50:26 GOSHEN — Evelyn Culver, who served the city for decades in professional and volunteer roles and led the Council On Aging throughout the pandemic, is stepping down as COA coordinator. His last day of work will be March 12. “It’s time for me to retire,” Culver said. “I love […]

Camp Courageux announces the availabilit...

Camp Courageous volunteer Ellen Schlarmann of Monticello dances with her sister, Annie, 9, in the main lodge at Camp Courageous in Monticello on February 16, 2016. (The Gazette) MONTICELLO — Camp Courageous, a year-round recreation and respite care center for people with disabilities, has announced volunteer and employment opportunities. The camp welcomes people with mental […]

Need more volunteers for after-school pr...

Enrichment of Hope, an after-school program held at the Hope Center, adjacent to Bethel United Methodist Church of Mariner in Ocean View, is seeking more community volunteers. The program, which began in September 2021, hopes to expand for the 2022-2023 school year. Enrichment of Hope is for youth ages 12-18 attending Selbyville Middle School, Southern […]

The price of gasoline, a unique challeng...

Fuel price increases are putting pressure on local volunteer fire companies, as the United States continues to see record high prices. The fire trucks, which run on diesel fuel, can hold about 60 gallons of fuel at a time. “It will definitely affect us because we are budgeting a certain amount […]

Seeking volunteers for pet therapy | Ne...

Photo submittedGeisinger is looking for more volunteers for its pet therapy service for frontline staff and patients following the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic. DANVILLE — Geisinger is looking for additional volunteers for its pet therapy program to help support sessions for frontline staff as it continues to work during the […]

VOLUNTEER OF THE WEEK: Wanda Clark’s com

This week, Vicksburg Post Volunteer of the Week Wanda Clark volunteered with the Merit Health River Area Pink Lady Program and the Salvation Army through COVID-19. Currently, she is volunteering at the Triumph Church Pantry. Clark is a mother of three and is known as a hard worker. Clark spent 30 years working at Cooper […]

US veterans volunteer to fight in Ukrain...

Washington- When Matthew Parker, an American veteran with 22 years of service in the United States military, learned that Russian forces had invaded Ukraine, he thought of a Ukrainian-American soldier who had served alongside him with the forces. Americans in Iraq and decided he wanted to help the Ukrainians. defend their homeland. “I had a […]

‘Here to plead’: Volunteers needed for m

Want to help advocate for residents of long-term care facilities? The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on the state’s ombudsman program, and volunteers are needed across the state to advocate for residents of long-term care facilities. The ombudsman program is the “first line of protection” for residents of long-term care facilities, state ombudsman Patricia […]

Video to highlight the vital work of Cum...

Marshalling at the Covid Morton Clinic A video highlighting the vital work of volunteers in Cumbria during COVID is about to be released. The new ‘Volunteering in Cumbria’ video is being shared on the second anniversary of the official declaration of a major incident in the county. Since then, organisations, partners and volunteers from across […]

BC Residents Recognized for Volunteer Se...

OTTAWA (ON), March 3, 2022 /CNW/ – Canadians have many reasons to show their gratitude to our veterans. Their sacrifice helped us enjoy the life we ​​live today. They have helped establish and maintain world peace. Recognizing these contributions, many Canadians devote time and effort to commemorating veterans and their service. Today, the Honorable Lawrence […]

Robredo supporters: No free glow sticks,...

MANILA, Philippines — A group of supporters of Vice President Leni Robredo have debunked an allegation that glow sticks, a popular Kpop merchandise, were given away in exchange for attending campaign rallies. The KPopStans4Leni group refuted a post by a Facebook user who claimed that the volume of people in Robredo rallies is due to […]

“I see my people dying”, says a voluntee

It is just 3 p.m. in Kyiv and fierce battles are taking place between Ukrainian and Russian forces all over Ukraine. Here’s what you need to know: Talks continue: A second round of Russian-Ukrainian talks is expected to take place today, according to a Ukrainian presidential aide. Monday’s first round of talks lasted five hours […]

Around 70 Japanese have volunteered to f...

A civilian practices throwing Molotov cocktails to defend the city, as the Russian invasion of Ukraine continues, in Zhytomyr, Ukraine March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Viacheslav Ratynskyi Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register TOKYO, March 2 (Reuters) – Several dozen Japanese men responded to a Ukrainian appeal for foreign volunteers to fight the Russian […]

501(c)(3) Charity For A Bright Future Fo...

MIAMI, March 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — by Louis Hernandez Jr. Foundation for a bright future (“For A Bright Future”, “FABF”), a non-profit organization that supports the needs of underprivileged children, has opened its application period for the 2022 scholarship program. For A Bright Future Foundation provides annual financial support to underrepresented minority students with an […]

Patient turns emergency medical experien...

SIOUX FALLS, SD (Dakota News Now) – Sister Mary Jaeger is a familiar face around Avera Heart Hospital. She volunteers for Mended Hearts, a patient support network that helps families and patients in cardiac care. Not so long ago, she herself was a patient in this hospital. “I remember it very well. It was the […]

‘Remembered for her ever-smiling face’:

“Elena will be best remembered for her ever-smiling face and eyes and her infectious laughter that made everyone share in the great joy that was deep inside her,” said one. obituary read for Elena Lucore, a University of Massachusetts student who died after being hit by a car in a campus crosswalk last week. Services […]

John Hammett: Environment, housing and m...

John Hammett After moving from Atlanta to Frisco nearly three years ago, my dream of living in a winter wonderland came true. I am fortunate to work and reside in a postcard world in the Colorado Rockies. Frisco is my home, and my goal is to bring a fresh perspective to the board as we […]

‘It was hell’: Long lines of Ukrainian r

Medyka, border between Ukraine and Poland – The warm rays of the morning sun remove the last signs of frost from the cars parked in endless lines along the road. Medyka – the main border crossing between Poland and Ukraine – is slowly waking up, as are dozens of men and women who have spent […]

New warnings for ‘life-threatening flash

Southeast parts queensland are underwater, as some areas experience the worst weather event in more than a decade. Homes were flooded, towns were cut off and families were evacuated to higher ground. In the early hours of Sunday morning, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services issued a new emergency alert for Logan, warning residents to prepare […]

West Virginia Senate proposes voluntary ...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) — The West Virginia Senate Education Committee has advanced a plan that could allow county school boards to consolidate or share services. The State School Board Association opposed a similar proposal three months ago, but its director spoke out on Friday in favor of a voluntary new approach that removed the terms […]

Medina County doctor works to donate med...

MEDINA COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) – Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has the whole world watching with anticipation. Many want to help but don’t know how. A Ukrainian American doctor in northeast Ohio makes it her mission to donate medical supplies to those in need overseas. “They had lived a difficult life since their childhood because they […]

Hampton woman named one of the nation’s

After retiring from teaching in the Shaler Area School District 17 years ago, Elizabeth Spence decided she was “not going to waste my time going to lunch.” So she went to work – volunteer work, that is. Spence was named one of the top 100 volunteers nationwide for the 2021 Small Town America Civic Volunteer […]

Vala, Gundvaldson recognized for 15 year...

Tim Vala and Wayne Gudvaldson lead a tag team operation from Vala’s pumpkin patch and apple orchard, documenting daily precipitation amounts for the National Weather Service. Joni Brand of the National Weather Service office in Valley, Nebraska, recently awarded the duo with a 15-year certificate of service to commemorate their time providing important weather information […]

Belgian Cold Springs Volunteer Firefight...

BALDWINSVILLE — With seven decades of service under his belt, Irving Candee has earned his stature as one of Onondaga County’s longest-serving fire department members. It all started in late 1951 – Candee’s first year as a married man and resident of Baldwinsville – when his neighbor across the street decided to introduce him to […]

Hundreds of new native bee species added...

the Oregon Bee Atlas just got bigger. In an update announced this month, the state’s largest bee and plant database added hundreds of new native bee species that have been discovered across the state. The atlas was created due to a lack of available information on the state’s bee populations. Program scientists collect data from […]

Free Vegan Lunch for Animal Welfare Staf...

February 21, 2022 Councilwoman Tammy Fiebelkorn and the Department of Animal Welfare invite all Department of Animal Welfare staff, volunteers and all members of the Albuquerque community to the first of two appreciation luncheons at the Eastside Animal Shelter Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 11.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free lunch is sponsored by […]

Sent to work at 6, beaten and starved. ...

A former Gloriavale member told a court he was beaten with a shovel and starved for not working fast enough as a child in the community. Hosea Courage is part of a group of former Gloriavale members who are fighting against the government’s decision to support community leaders by classifying them as volunteers. A group […]

Host Families, Volunteers Wanted for AFS...

AFS-USA in Humboldt County is participating in the Department of State’s American Leadership Experience (ALEX) program this summer. This two-week program includes a one-week stay with host families in Humboldt County for 10 YES student participants from Thailand, Indonesia, Turkey and the Philippines. The YES Program is the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program operated […]

Tennessee vs Arkansas – Game Recap – Feb

FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas — — No. 23 Arkansas limited Tennessee to two field goals in the final eight minutes and used an 11-1 run late in the second period for a 58-48 win over the Volunteers No. 16 on Saturday. The win is Arkansas’ 11th in 12 games, while the Volunteers’ loss is only their second […]

Volunteers do the work! | News, Sports...

By Daniel J. Heitzenrater President and CEO of the Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce Volunteers make things happen here in Chautauqua County – and often it’s big things! For example, this weekend is the Mayville Winter Festival at Lakeside Park on Route 394 in Mayville, and none of this would have been possible […]

Ontario Launches New Program to Prepare ...

By Staff The Canadian Press Published on February 18, 2022 at 07:16 Smaller font Decrease article font size –A Bigger font Increase article font size A+ The Ontario government is inviting people 16 and older to join a program that will help the province better prepare for emergencies, including public health crises and natural disasters. […]

literacy program seeks volunteers to hel...

The Kingman Area Literacy Program is looking for volunteers as there is an ‘overwhelming’ number of requests for reading tutors for children and a waiting list that continues to grow. Erin Roper, director of KALP, said the program’s primary mission is to help adults read. However, since 2016, more and more children are enrolling in […]

Los Angeles City Council votes to create...

The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday passed a motion to create a volunteer emergency medical corps to provide medical services to homeless Angelenos. The motion was presented in October by Councilor Joe Buscaino and seconded by Councilor Gil Cedillo. “LA, as we know, is home to a lot of great research and teaching hospitals […]

The Wolf Administration is accepting app...

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania — The Wolf administration announced today that the application window is now open for grants to help rural communities in Pennsylvania strengthen their protection against wildfires. “We appreciate the hard work of the men and women who volunteer with the fire companies that serve our rural areas and communities across Pennsylvania,” said Secretary […]

High school volunteers work on renovatin...

LAFAYETTE, Calif. – A group of East Bay teenagers worked to create a new, comfortable and cool space to promote healing, in support of a high school student battling a rare and aggressive form of cancer. Moraga Campolindo High School senior Dylan Mandell seen here at the hospital. The 18-year-old battled a rare form of […]

Enjoy working outdoors | Western Colora...

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Headlines – Anne Arundel County Fire Dep

House Fire – Lothian (Bountys View) When: Saturday, February 12, 2022 Time: 5:20 a.m. Location/Address: 17 Mullen Lane, Lothian, MD, 20711 Type of incident: Residential fire Structure/Property Description: Two-and-a-half-storey single family home Injuries or Deaths: No injuries were reported to occupants or responders Estimated dollar loss: $170,000 Smoke alarm status: present and activated; alerted the […]

ATLAS Citizen Volunteer Team Leaders Pro...

Deadline: ongoing Do you have the tenacity and courage to lead a virtual team of volunteers on rigorous development and corporate projects? Apply now for the ATLAS Citizen Volunteer Team Leaders Program 2022. The Team Leader role is designed for creative and outstanding ethical leaders in civic engagement and social entrepreneurship who wish to volunteer […]

Papillion-La Vista South High School Rec...

If there’s one word to describe Justice Kellett, the UN’s newest up-and-coming maverick, it would be “determination.” As the Commanding Officer of the Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) of Papillion-La Vista South High School, she is a leader who supports and uplifts everyone by refusing to take “No” for an answer. “When she […]

Doctors say bullying, harassment and dis...

Exhausted, overworked and intimidated: that’s how Tahnee Bridson described parts of his training as a young doctor. Key points: A survey found that 35% of medical trainees had experienced or witnessed bullying, harassment and discrimination About 49% of trainee physicians rated their workload as heavy or very heavy over the past 12 months Senior doctors […]

Volunteers resign from El Paso County wi...

EL PASO COUNTY, Colorado (KKTV) – Some members who make up the El Paso County Wildfire Management Team recently resigned over allegations of a “hostile” work environment. The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, the department that oversees the wildfire management team, says information posted to a social media account was “unauthorized” and inaccurate. The team […]

Sacramento seeks homeless count voluntee...

Sacramento organizers are looking for volunteers to deploy across the county and help count the number of homeless people, in the first one-time count since 2019. In January 2019, researchers estimated that 5,570 people were living on the streets, in cars or in shelter beds – a number that government officials and advocates for homeless […]

Americans are more likely to work for an...

MINNEAPOLIS, February 10, 2022 – Voya Financial today announced the results of a new consumer survey revealing that almost three quarters of employed people eligible for benefits (70%) agree that they are more likely to work for an employer who offers benefits voluntary paid by employees – including those like critical illness, hospital allowance, disability […]

CDC releases voluntary COVID-19 program ...

(10:04 p.m. EDT) — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released guidelines for its new voluntary COVID-19 cruise ship program — and it contains more regulations than expected. Rules and regulations introduced under the voluntary program include new categories for onboard vaccination levels, requirements for COVID-19 response plans, enhanced onboard testing and […]

Students learn about refugee resettlemen...

Alternative breaks are back in person at UB, and for Puja Shah, it was the best part of winter vacation. “I would recommend all students interested in community service, regardless of major, to take part in an alternative break,” says Shah, a young accounting student. After going virtual last year due to COVID-19, the volunteer […]

Internship and Volunteer Opportunities A...

If you are passionate about the environment and social justice, students are encouraged to take a stand for what you believe in with the California Public Interest Research Group. The California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG) in Sonoma State offers student internship and volunteer opportunities, with both in-person and virtual options. CALPIRG Students is a […]

State Sees Significant Drop in Number of...

Photo by Dan Kohler A structure was destroyed in a fire that broke out early Monday afternoon. Members of the Portland Fire Department were alerted to the fire around 12:30 p.m. on Plank Road. Volunteers from several fire departments responded to the scene. Members of the County Fire Investigation Team determined that […]

I was sexually assaulted by an Australia...

Oe know that just over half of all people who work in parliament report having experienced at least one incident of actual or attempted intimidation, sexual harassment or sexual assault in a parliamentary workplace in Commonwealth. And 1% say they have experienced some form of actual or attempted sexual assault at work. I was one […]

Hawkeye’s Hailee Steinfeld Reportedly Vo

Hawkeye star Hailee Steinfeld regularly volunteers during her off hours, apparently volunteering seven days a week at the start of the pandemic. Hawk Eye Star Hailee Steinfeld reportedly volunteered extensively at the start of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. According to a blind article by Crazy days and nights As it relates to Steinfeld, the actor […]

Wayne County Fire Department chief dies ...

FREMONT, NC (WNCN) – A Wayne County Volunteer Fire Chief died in the line of duty after an incident at his fire station on Saturday, officials said. Chief James Radford of the Polly Watson Volunteer Fire Department died after an incident just after 1 p.m., according to a news release from Wayne County officials. Radford […]

Parent volunteer at Chippewa Middle Scho...

Parent volunteer at Chippewa Middle School goes above and beyond Many parents at Chippewa Middle School in North Oak spent Friday afternoon preparing the building for the return of the big Snow Ball students who have been missing since February 2020. NORTH OAKS, Minnesota (FOX 9) – Many parents at Chippewa Middle School in North […]

AL lawmaker proposes income tax credit f...

MONTEVALLO, Alabama (WIAT) – A Shelby County Alabama lawmaker is proposing an income tax credit for volunteer firefighters and rescue crew members in hopes of hiring more first responders.Representative Russell Bedsole showed off the HB 253 this week. “Estimates across our state indicate that there are approximately 1,000 volunteer fire departments serving approximately 2 million […]

Schools seek volunteer teachers amid COV...

BUDA—With increasing teacher absences and shortages of substitutes, parents may ask themselves: who is teaching the children? The answer in the United States might be a local police officer, a National Guard soldier, a state budget analyst, a parent, or a recent high school graduate – almost anyone willing to help keep the school doors […]

A century of service by the volunteer tr...

Donate $5 using spotpass to support local community news Few people have dedicated more of their time to volunteering in their Bellarine-based towns than Lorraine Collinson, Aline Dunn and Beth Neyland. The trio were recognized by Bellarine Community Health (BCH) for over 105 years of combined service at the end of 2021. Ms. Collinson received […]

Good reads you might have missed: Volunt...

Bringing in new volunteers can always be a challenge in normal times, but when volunteer work increasingly takes place on laptops and in remote environments, the tenor can change significantly. But there’s still plenty of room to get it right. Check out these selections from the Associations now and the asaecenter.org archives to get your […]

AFC Women’s Asian Cup: Volunteers reward

Amid the ongoing AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022, the volunteers working behind the scenes of this prestigious tournament are garnering praise from all corners for their diligence and hard work. The volunteers who are part of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) come from various colleges of management across India and the LOC volunteer […]

Volunteers help file tax credits through...

Posted on February 1, 2022 | 10:18 a.m. Tax season is here, and low-to-moderate income Ventura County residents are encouraged to take advantage of ways to put more money back in their pockets with help from the County Income Tax Assistance Program. volunteers (VITA) from the United Way of Ventura County (UWVC). . From February […]

About the City: Lompoc AARP Volunteers O...

AARP Volunteers Offering Free Tax Preparation Services Through April 13 IRS-certified tax assistance volunteers from the Lompoc AARP Foundation are making tax preparation appointments for community members through April 13. The 2021 tax deadline is April 18. Community members are encouraged to contact 805-717-1302 to schedule a tax filing time at a location to be […]

TN Volunteers credited for bidding final...

Express press service MADURAI: At a time when the pandemic has claimed many lonely lives, Indian Popular Front volunteers have joined hands in bidding a free farewell to Covid victims. In recognition of services rendered during the two waves of the pandemic in performing the last rites of Covid patients, the District Unit of the […]

Voice of Skeena | Tracey Davidson share...

Tracey Davidson never thought that her love for volunteering activities would see her one day leading a volunteer organization. When she moved to Terrace from North Vancouver in 2011, she joined Volunteer Terrace (VT) as the Volunteer Community Engagement Coordinator. She found herself loving volunteer work more and more, and it even helped her through […]

Young volunteer pilot flies future servi...

A 22-year-old pilot took to the skies on Wednesday, making a very special delivery from Santa Rosa to Southern California on behalf of local nonprofit Canine Companions. Pilot Owen Leipelt transported Kelly and Limerick, 8-week-old Goldador Mix puppies, to new homes with volunteer trainers in Carlsbad from the Sonoma Jet Center. It was Leipelt’s second […]

High school grads scramble to rack up vo...

“We usually kind of have opportunities in our back pocket — they come to us, and we can reach out to the kids we care about,” said Kara Provenzano, principal of White Pines Collegiate & Vocational School. High school students graduating this school year must show proof of completing the required 20 hours of community […]

The Medical Volunteer Center Announces F...

TOWNSHIP OF FERGUSON Medical center volunteers is closing in on its goal of raising $10 million for its new, larger facility. Cheryl White, CEO of CVIM, announced at a community event on Thursday that she has already raised more than $6 million for her “Build for a healthier future campaignthanks to the support of CIHM […]

Edgar S. Cahn, legal reformer advocating...

“I don’t think we would have seen such a role for lawyers in the war on poverty without him,” said Peter Edelman, a professor at Georgetown University Law Center who worked on Great Society legislation for the senator. Robert. F. Kennedy, said in an interview. It was only the first chapter of what was to […]

UniCredit agrees 1,200 voluntary job cut...

A UniCredit logo is seen in downtown Milan, August 18, 2014. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MILAN, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Italian bank UniCredit (CRDI.MI) has signed an agreement with unions for 1,200 voluntary job cuts which will be partly offset by 725 new hires, the country’s biggest banking […]

Volunteer Special Assistant – Sheriff’s

++OPENING DATE :++ 05/01/22 ++CLOSING DATE:++ 05/31/22 11:59 PM CET ++TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT:++ Volunteer ++SITE:++ Varies, Minnesota ++DEPARTMENT:++ Sheriff’s office ++THE POSITION++ Join the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office as a volunteer Special Deputy! You will have the opportunity to broaden your public safety experience and make a difference in the community by promoting equal justice, […]

Community volunteers breathe new life in...

On a stretch of the Potomac River flanked by multimillion-dollar homes sits an 8-acre island with a rustic cabin — and lots of potential. Until recently, its prospects were hidden under two decades of excessive growth. But a brand new Minnie’s Island Community Conservancy discovered its natural character and dreamed of its future. “This place […]

Local mentorship program short of volunt...

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lowcountry, a Charleston-based mentoring program that matches volunteers with children in need, is looking for more volunteers to serve their community as National Mentoring Month draws to a close. The nonprofit that serves tri-county youth through professionally supported, one-on-one mentoring relationships said it has hundreds of potential “little ones” […]

Volunteers Wanted for County Adoptive Gr...

STEUBENVILLE – The Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development is working with AmeriCorps Seniors to expand opportunities for seniors in Columbiana County. COAD has hosted the Foster Grandparent Program since 1971. Today, the program run by AmeriCorps Seniors brightens the lives of 280,000 children nationwide. The Columbiana County Foster Grandparent Program is looking for volunteers to […]

Mayor Fischer and Community Partners Ann...

Mayor Greg Fischer today joined community partners to announce the start of free federal and state tax preparation assistance for eligible residents. The Louisville Asset Building Coalition, or VITA, and AARP’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Programs provide IRS-trained and certified volunteers to offer free tax services online or on select deposit sites. VITA is available […]

Piedmont Newton is accepting application...

COVINGTON, Ga. – Piedmont Newton Hospital is accepting applications for the hospital’s annual Summer Youth Volunteer Program. The program is for Newton County 10th, 11th and 12th graders, as well as the children and grandchildren of Piedmont Newton employees and volunteers. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 4, 2022 at 5 p.m. “The Junior […]

Marathon County Volunteer Opportunities:...

Find more donation and volunteer opportunities! Visit the United Way Volunteer Connection volunteer website at www.unitedwaymc.galaxydigital.com. Response to COVID-19. Please follow all recommendations from the federal government, the Center for Disease Control, and the Marathon County Health Department. Spring cleaning. Marathon County Historical Society is looking for volunteers to help with spring cleaning. Duties will […]

Wells citizen honored as annual voluntee...

Mike Schrader was born and raised in Wells and recently received the city’s Volunteer of the Year award in recognition of his many contributions to the community. During a winter evening held on Monday, January 10 at 6 p.m., Wells honored a very special member of its community: its annual volunteer of the year. “We […]

VITA hosts final volunteer training ahea...

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KAUZ) – Staff at the United Way Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program in the North Texas area are ready to open next week on Jan. 25 to customers who have need help doing their income taxes. “There are five or more different ways to take the training. The hardest part is sitting […]

St. Anthony: Retired Target Manager Figh...

Gerard Bodell, a retired Target CFO, volunteered three years ago to advocate for Hennepin County youth in foster care who face the court system either through dating of their parents or in family court. Now he also leads the nonprofit that supports volunteers, Minnesota Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). Recently, he spent a lot of […]

‘Like witnessing a birth in a morgue’: V

Jhe trees are not exactly imposing. Slender and spiky, with limbs clutching small, sharp leaf pom-poms, they look like anything a child might imagine. Or maybe Salvador Dalí. Even the name Joshua treeseems a bit clunky. On a cold, wet December morning, I stood in a makeshift camp in the Mojave National Preserve in San […]

Medical Students Collaborate to Provide ...

Medical students at the opening of the Care Clinic, located at the Heritage Community Clinic on the ground floor of Grosvenor Hall West on West Green at Ohio University in Athens. Students at Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine collaborated with medical school professors and community health program staff to provide a new option […]

Huskers Packs 2,128 Meals for MLK Weekly...

Nearly 120 University of Nebraska-Lincoln volunteers packed 2,128 meals of rice and beans this week as part of a service project honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The service project was offered from January 18-21 as part of the university MLK Respect for the week. Volunteers signed up to work 30- and […]

Springfield healthcare workers in Mercy,...

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – It’s a tough time in the healthcare industry right now, but an exhausted workforce is closing ranks to try to help each other. This latest Omicron push into the Ozarks left Mercy and CoxHealth scrambling to find replacements for sick or quarantined employees and they were saved by the kindness and […]

MetroWest’s Jewish Family Service ‘urgen

MetroWest’s Jewish Family Service is “urgently seeking volunteers” to help with its Medicare counseling program, SHIP. The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) provides free assistance to Essex County Medicare beneficiaries who have problems or questions regarding their health insurance. SHIP is a statewide program administered in Essex County by the Jewish Family Service of […]

Who are the 3 officers on trial in the d...

MINNEAPOLIS — Three former Minneapolis officers who went to a federal civil rights trial this week in the death of George Floyd aren’t as familiar to most people as Derek Chauvin, a fellow officer who was convicted of murder last spring. Thomas Lane and J. Kueng were the first officers to respond to a report […]

SPD youth volunteer programs renamed and...

SPD youth volunteer programs renamed and updated Jerry Swanson, SPD Public Information Assistant, no phone number available Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:54 a.m. The Spokane Police Cooperative Education Program (coop), which has been in existence since 1988, is now called the Police Cadet Program. The name change reflects a change in program requirements and […]