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Hawaii News Now
High school football player dies following Friday night gameBank’s annual Seeds of Service Day. This year’s Seeds of Service supports Ameri
High school football player dies following Friday night game
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 hours ago
Bank’s annual Seeds of Service Day. This year’s Seeds of Service supports American Savings Bank’s “Bank for Education” with volunteer service projects at seven schools across five islands. American Savings Bank teammates were at Waiakea Elementary... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
List of Area Recreation Groups for Monday, Sept. 26or gcpcinc.org. 60. Gemini Springs Chapter of the Daughters of the American Re
List of Area Recreation Groups for Monday, Sept. 26
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
or gcpcinc.org. 60. Gemini Springs Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution: Nonprofit woman’s volunteer service organization dedicated to promoting historic preservation, education, and patriotism. 386-216-1214 or... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
From release, to lockup again: Toledoan freed in 2015 remains hopefulsystem is designed for you to fail and get frustrated.” He sought help at Goin
From release, to lockup again: Toledoan freed in 2015 remains hopeful
The Toledo Blade / Posted 11 hours ago
system is designed for you to fail and get frustrated.” He sought help at Going Home to Stay, a monthly program hosting volunteer service providers for offenders. Holcomb appeared overwhelmed by the remaining work to be done. He collected... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Volunteers gather to beautify schools across the stateBank’s annual Seeds of Service Day. This year’s Seeds of Service supports Ameri
Volunteers gather to beautify schools across the state
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 hours ago
Bank’s annual Seeds of Service Day. This year’s Seeds of Service supports American Savings Bank’s “Bank for Education” with volunteer service projects at seven schools across five islands. American Savings Bank teammates were at Waiakea Elementary... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
From hope, to despair, to lockup again for Toledoan freed in 2015system is designed for you to fail and get frustrated.” He sought help at Goin
From hope, to despair, to lockup again for Toledoan freed in 2015
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
system is designed for you to fail and get frustrated.” He sought help at Going Home to Stay, a monthly program hosting volunteer service providers for offenders. Holcomb appeared overwhelmed by the remaining work to be done. He collected... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
CDOC Volunteers Honored at Annual BanquetCorrectional Facility - David Brad Rowland This night was made extra special w
CDOC Volunteers Honored at Annual Banquet
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Correctional Facility - David Brad Rowland This night was made extra special with the Department's first ever, President's Volunteer Service Award being presented to Richard and Carol Gott. This prestigious civil award is bestowed by the President... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Endangered Maine ‘church ladies’ live their faith, support their communitiesladies aid groups as well, as younger women increasingly hold down full-time jo
Endangered Maine ‘church ladies’ live their faith, support their communities
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
ladies aid groups as well, as younger women increasingly hold down full-time jobs or pursue non-church options for volunteer service and leadership in their communities. “A generation ago, women typically didn’t work outside the home,”... Read more
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MLive.com
Bald eagle flies overhead -- indoors -- at VA medical centerflapping overhead caused a breeze to blow through the auditorium and brought sm
Bald eagle flies overhead -- indoors -- at VA medical center
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
flapping overhead caused a breeze to blow through the auditorium and brought smiles to faces. Jason Christianson, chief of volunteer service, arranged for Challenger to visit and has seen bald eagles before but never up close and personal. "To see... Read more
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Marshall Independent
‘It’s always been a joy’similar tasks, Festerling volunteers to do tasks outside of his job description
‘It’s always been a joy’
Marshall Independent / Posted 3 days ago
similar tasks, Festerling volunteers to do tasks outside of his job description. "In August, I shampoo the carpets as my volunteer service," he said. "We all pitch in. There's plenty to do. We have a lot of nice parents who have helped clean up... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Calendar Of Eventsfood, etc. CONTACT: Call call 305-403-6539 or e-mail Marian at mmendelsohn@jcs
Calendar Of Events
The Jewish Press / Posted 3 days ago
food, etc. CONTACT: Call call 305-403-6539 or e-mail Marian at mmendelsohn@jcsfl.org (JCS’s Twos Company program is a volunteer service helping Holocaust survivors and other elderly in Miami-Dade who need a friend.) WHERE: Michael -Ann... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Leaders Recognized For Commitment To Strengthen The Chattanooga CommunityChattanooga recognized the following local Latino leaders for their achievement
Leaders Recognized For Commitment To Strengthen The Chattanooga Community
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
Chattanooga recognized the following local Latino leaders for their achievements in both their professional and in their volunteer service in the community: Andrea Cribben-Acosta, Hamilton County Juvenile Court and Founder of Olivencia &... Read more
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The Star
Women’s Club ‘Day in D.C.’Violence Awareness and Prevention. For over 125 years, GFWC clubwomen have wor
Women’s Club ‘Day in D.C.’
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Violence Awareness and Prevention. For over 125 years, GFWC clubwomen have worked to improve the lives of others through volunteer service. Through meetings such as those recently held, GFWC leaders are ensuring that countless additional... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Veterans Voice: Time for another World War II history programunderserved populations, and mentor disadvantaged at-risk youth. Platoon Leade
Veterans Voice: Time for another World War II history program
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
underserved populations, and mentor disadvantaged at-risk youth. Platoon Leader Gutierrez has contributed more than 4,300 volunteer service hours leading more than 700 individuals in 95 service projects valued at over $220,000. As planning... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
From building homes to financial planning, Habitat does it althat they need affordable housing and have the ability to repay a monthly mortg
From building homes to financial planning, Habitat does it al
The Birmingham Times / Posted 4 days ago
that they need affordable housing and have the ability to repay a monthly mortgage; they also must complete 300 hours of volunteer service, work on the construction of their homes, and participate in required workshops and educational classes. If... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga's Champions of Health Care honored, but worry about lack of access for some low-income patientsWalter Puckett, a retired cardiologist who serves as the medical director for P
Chattanooga's Champions of Health Care honored, but worry about lack of access for some low-income patients
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Walter Puckett, a retired cardiologist who serves as the medical director for Project Access, said Chattanooga's volunteer service is exemplary. But he urged government to do more to make up for the gaps in medical coverage. "It's great... Read more
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The Signal
Providing emotional stability through horse-therapycan also just use their time to work on homework, de-stress or hang out with th
Providing emotional stability through horse-therapy
The Signal / Posted 4 days ago
can also just use their time to work on homework, de-stress or hang out with their peers. Time at the ranch counts toward volunteer service hours for school and community service programs. “I will tell you that, with the ranch kids, their biggest... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Powdery mildew, roly polies and rain troublesGardeners must complete a basic training program of at least 30 hours of hortic
Ask a Master Gardener: Powdery mildew, roly polies and rain troubles
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Gardeners must complete a basic training program of at least 30 hours of horticultural training, as well as 30 hours of volunteer service. The Missouri Master Gardener program is supported by the University of Missouri Extension. Have a... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Serving Israel, At A Cost– nearly $3,000 per year of service, enough to cover a year’s tuition at an Isr
Serving Israel, At A Cost
The Jewish Week / Posted 4 days ago
– nearly $3,000 per year of service, enough to cover a year’s tuition at an Israeli university – once they complete their volunteer service. Few Arab communities are as welcoming to Sherut Leumi volunteers as Abu Ghosh, and some are openly... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Hospital's free bus service is backwas arranged. Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the hospital, has
Hospital's free bus service is back
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
was arranged. Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, which runs the hospital, has confirmed the bus is back in action. Volunteer service manager Joanne McAllister said: "We are pleased to announce that the Royal Rover minibus hospital shuttle... Read more
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MLive.com
MSU fires former USA Gymnastics doctor tangled in sexual abuse scandalhis attorney, Matthew Borgula, wrote in an email to A.P. "To the extent he prov
MSU fires former USA Gymnastics doctor tangled in sexual abuse scandal
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
his attorney, Matthew Borgula, wrote in an email to A.P. "To the extent he provided medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. "He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gym... Read more
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Times News
Grant to address homelessness in CarbonBojko said. This can include monetary value of volunteer hours and material do
Grant to address homelessness in Carbon
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
Bojko said. This can include monetary value of volunteer hours and material donations. Last year, they had 9,500 hours of volunteer service, she said. According to Independent Sector, a leadership network in Washington, D.C., for nonprofits,... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Group pushing to get more women at political table in Northeast Floridawomen who are known for being active in the community, such as former United Wa
Group pushing to get more women at political table in Northeast Florida
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
women who are known for being active in the community, such as former United Way Executive Director Connie Hodges, 2010 Eve Volunteer Service Award-winner Barbara Ketchum, former Jacksonville Children�s Commission CEO Linda Lanier and Jacksonville... Read more
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The Age
CFA crisis: Overhaul of boundaries needed for firefighter peace: former MFB headarea should have. He said similar arrangements were made in other states. Mr N
CFA crisis: Overhaul of boundaries needed for firefighter peace: former MFB head
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
area should have. He said similar arrangements were made in other states. Mr Nye said it would also refocus the CFA as a volunteer service – regional centres would also be subject to the commissioner, with paid firefighters answering to central... Read more
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Petluma360.com
OPINION: Johnson, Lynch for school boarda wealth of experience as vice president of sales and business development at a
OPINION: Johnson, Lynch for school board
Petluma360.com / Posted 6 days ago
a wealth of experience as vice president of sales and business development at a large company, coupled with many years of volunteer service and leadership positions on parent-teacher associations at Petaluma elementary, junior high and high... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NBAA to Honor Louis Seno with 2016 John P. 'Jack' Doswell AwardAward. Established in 1987, NBAA’s Doswell Award recognizes lifelong individua
NBAA to Honor Louis Seno with 2016 John P. 'Jack' Doswell Award
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
Award. Established in 1987, NBAA’s Doswell Award recognizes lifelong individual achievement, and an exceptional record of volunteer service, on behalf of and in support of the aims, goals and objectives of business aviation. It is named for Jack... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
Wells Fargo to gift $1,000 to American Cancer Society in honor of Vancouver employeeCancer Society will receive $1,000 in honor of local Wells Fargo employee volun
Wells Fargo to gift $1,000 to American Cancer Society in honor of Vancouver employee
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Cancer Society will receive $1,000 in honor of local Wells Fargo employee volunteer Janeen Brooks, thanks to Wells Fargo’s Volunteer Service Award program. The 38-year-old program gives cash grants to nonprofits on behalf of Wells Fargo employees... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
October spotlights volunteer service Monday, September 19, 10:58 AM EDT The designation was established in 2009 b
October spotlights volunteer service
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Monday, September 19, 10:58 AM EDT The designation was established in 2009 by the American Bar Association and the local legal community has been a strong participant each year. The ABA states the purpose of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Iraq war vet leads a aviation battalionMedal, a Defense Meritorious Service Medal, an Air Medal, the Joint Service Ach
Iraq war vet leads a aviation battalion
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Medal, a Defense Meritorious Service Medal, an Air Medal, the Joint Service Achievement Medal, a Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, the Army Aviator Badge, the Parachutist Badge and the Air Assault Badge. New lieutenant... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Ask a Master Gardener: Identifying berries, snakes and grass problemsGardeners must complete a basic training program of at least 30 hours of hortic
Ask a Master Gardener: Identifying berries, snakes and grass problems
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Gardeners must complete a basic training program of at least 30 hours of horticultural training, as well as 30 hours of volunteer service. The Missouri Master Gardener program is supported by the University of Missouri Extension. Have a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Clara A. Tilney, active member of Optimist Club, title searcherMay 27, 1951 – Sept. 17, 2016 Clara Ann Tilney, a title searcher and Optimist
Clara A. Tilney, active member of Optimist Club, title searcher
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
May 27, 1951 – Sept. 17, 2016 Clara Ann Tilney, a title searcher and Optimist Club member who was honored for her volunteer service in the community and beyond, died Saturday in her Lockport home after a lengthy illness. She was 65. The former... Read more
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Psych Central
Older People Critical to Success of YoungstersSight: How Intergenerational Relationships Can Transform Our Future.” One way
Older People Critical to Success of Youngsters
Psych Central / Posted 8 days ago
Sight: How Intergenerational Relationships Can Transform Our Future.” One way to foster these relationships is through volunteer service, which is associated with better physical health and cognitive performance for aging people, she said. It... Read more
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Providence Business News
Jackvony champion of ACSBernard A. Jackvony was recently honored for his volunteer service by the Ameri
Jackvony champion of ACS
Providence Business News / Posted 9 days ago
Bernard A. Jackvony was recently honored for his volunteer service by the American Cancer Society in Rhode Island. He leads the estate and trust practice at Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West LLC and is a former lieutenant governor of Rhode Island. You... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Wxiinamed weekday evening anchor in the Buffalo market. Wanda has received numerou
Wxii
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 9 days ago
named weekday evening anchor in the Buffalo market. Wanda has received numerous awards including The President's Award for Volunteer Service from President Barack Obama, The Maya Angelou Women Who Lead Excellence Award Honoring Women in Media from... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Islanders recognized for their invaluable palliative care serviceKiviaho was one of the Island residents who received an award. “I received a 25
Islanders recognized for their invaluable palliative care service
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
Kiviaho was one of the Island residents who received an award. “I received a 25 year service pin for providing my years of volunteer service in palliative care,” she told the Recorder. She has provided these services while living on Manitoulin and... Read more
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BC Local News
Fair showcases Okanagan volunteer opportunitiesages and abilities. The fair is a great opportunity for students to explore th
Fair showcases Okanagan volunteer opportunities
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
ages and abilities. The fair is a great opportunity for students to explore their options when looking to increase their volunteer service hours. It is also an excellent place to find out what our local organizations are doing around the Central... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Johnson, Lynch for Petaluma school boarda wealth of experience as vice president of sales and business development at a
Johnson, Lynch for Petaluma school board
Petluma360.com / Posted 10 days ago
a wealth of experience as vice president of sales and business development at a large company, coupled with many years of volunteer service and leadership positions on parent-teacher associations at Petaluma elementary, junior high and high... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Fair showcases Okanagan volunteer opportunitiesages and abilities. The fair is a great opportunity for students to explore th
Fair showcases Okanagan volunteer opportunities
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 days ago
ages and abilities. The fair is a great opportunity for students to explore their options when looking to increase their volunteer service hours. It is also an excellent place to find out what our local organizations are doing around the Central... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
18 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 15, 2016intention of repaying the massive karmic debt he had accumulated. "Trading Stee
18 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 15, 2016
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
intention of repaying the massive karmic debt he had accumulated. "Trading Steel for Stone" is the story of how a career in volunteer service to others transformed a self-absorbed adrenaline junkie into one of the nation's leading voices in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Three Punjabis in election fray in Australia’s Whittleseaand Flying Sikhs of Australia. Singh, who is from the Abohar region in Punjab,
Three Punjabis in election fray in Australia’s Whittlesea
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
and Flying Sikhs of Australia. Singh, who is from the Abohar region in Punjab, is a businessman also interested in volunteer service. He is associated with bodies such as the Oorja Foundation, Aurora Community Association and the Darebin... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Coastguard boat recovered hours before removal of Caitríona Lucasthe removal of Caitríona Lucas in Liscannor. Caitríona Lucas, a 41-year old mo
Coastguard boat recovered hours before removal of Caitríona Lucas
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
the removal of Caitríona Lucas in Liscannor. Caitríona Lucas, a 41-year old mother-of-two, became the first member of the volunteer service to lose her life when the Delta Rib (rigid inflatable boat) suddenly capsized throwing its crew of three... Read more
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New Kerala
Three Punjabis in election fray in Whittlesea - newkerala.com #119000and Flying Sikhs of Australia. Singh, who is from the Abohar region in Punjab,
Three Punjabis in election fray in Whittlesea - newkerala.com #119000
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
and Flying Sikhs of Australia. Singh, who is from the Abohar region in Punjab, is a businessman also interested in volunteer service. He is associated with bodies such as the Oorja Foundation, Aurora Community Association and the Darebin... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Senior companions deliver baked goods to first respondersbe recognized every day. We really think it's important to do this for them."
Senior companions deliver baked goods to first responders
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 12 days ago
be recognized every day. We really think it's important to do this for them." Senior Companions provide several hours of volunteer service to residents in the city. The members help other senior residents remain at their home instead of a... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
U of I Extension Master Gardeners recognized for servicefor the award by a statewide committee of their peers. To qualify, the individu
U of I Extension Master Gardeners recognized for service
The Journal-Standard / Posted 12 days ago
for the award by a statewide committee of their peers. To qualify, the individual must have completed over 180 hours of volunteer service in the program, including involvement in volunteer projects throughout the community, and have a strong... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
2 gymnasts allege sex abuse by doctor for USA Gymnasticsmedical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the
2 gymnasts allege sex abuse by doctor for USA Gymnastics
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 12 days ago
medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics.” The California lawsuit says that USA Gymnastics negligently suppressed, concealed or... Read more
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MLive.com
Former USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexual abuse is MSU faculty membermedical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the
Former USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexual abuse is MSU faculty member
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. "He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics." USA Gymnastics released a statement Monday, Sept. 12 responding to the accusations... Read more
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New York Post
Gymnasts say doctor for USA Gymnastics sexually abused themmedical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the
Gymnasts say doctor for USA Gymnastics sexually abused them
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics.” The California lawsuit says that USA Gymnastics negligently suppressed, concealed or... Read more
90 related stories
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WDIO Duluth
2 Gymnasts Allege Sex Abuse by Doctor for USA Gymnasticsmedical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the
2 Gymnasts Allege Sex Abuse by Doctor for USA Gymnastics
WDIO Duluth / Posted 12 days ago
medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics." The California lawsuit says that USA Gymnastics negligently suppressed, concealed or... Read more
90 related stories
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
MSU doctor accused of abusing USA gymnastsdone with consent of the patient,” Borgula wrote in a statement to the Detroit
MSU doctor accused of abusing USA gymnasts
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
done with consent of the patient,” Borgula wrote in a statement to the Detroit Free Press. “He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics. He has never been accused of any crime or ever been sued until this current lawsuit,... Read more
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FOX News
2 gymnasts say they were sexually abused by ex-USA Gymnastics doctormedical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the
2 gymnasts say they were sexually abused by ex-USA Gymnastics doctor
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics." The California lawsuit says that USA Gymnastics negligently suppressed, concealed or... Read more
90 related stories
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CBS News
Two gymnasts allege sex abuse by now former USA Gymnastics doctor, Larry Nassarmedical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the
Two gymnasts allege sex abuse by now former USA Gymnastics doctor, Larry Nassar
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
medical treatment to anyone, that treatment was always done with consent of the patient. He is proud of his 29 years of volunteer service with USA Gymnastics.” The California lawsuit says that USA Gymnastics negligently suppressed, concealed or... Read more
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