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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke


Community Service for Kids

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It's never too early to start teaching your kids the value of community service. Getting involved in volunteering at a young age can set a life-long pattern of advancing the common good. More

02/19/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


Volunteering – the Secret to a Long Life?

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At age 96, Fred Egley is not your average volunteer. In addition to spearheading two World War II memorials in Norfolk, Nebraska, Fred has been an active volunteer with his church, from fundraising to painting the exterior when he was in his 80s. More

02/18/13

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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke


4 Sustainable Community Volunteer Activities

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Support the economy by volunteering locally. A sustainable community is possible when everyone visits local small businesses and non-profit groups. More

02/04/13

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Jason Bethke

By Jason Bethke


What to Donate to a Thrift Store

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Are you in the giving spirit, but your wallet is a little thin? Giving gently-used household items and clothing to a thrift store is a great way to give back to your community. More

01/29/13

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Mei Cobb

By Mei Cobb


What are you doing for others?  Volunteer on the National Day of Service

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As we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we recall his words, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?'" More

01/18/13

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