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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Family Donates 250K to UVA Breast Care Centernice to do it alongside my parents and helping them put on this big event and o
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 4 hours ago
nice to do it alongside my parents and helping them put on this big event and obviously to raise all the funds.” Monday night, UVA Medical Center will be announcing the start of the Cynthia and Mark Lorenzoni Volunteer Service Award in their h... Read more
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Business Wire
TEGNA Partners with Arby’s Foundation and Points of Light to Support Make A Difference Day on Saturday, October 28more, visit www.arbysfoundation.org. About Points of Light Points of Light, t
Business Wire / Posted 9 hours ago
more, visit www.arbysfoundation.org. About Points of Light Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, mobilizes millions of people to take action that is changing the world. Through affiliates in 250 cities... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Switzerland Supports Cooperation Projects in Eritreasecond project supports a training programme run by the Don Bosco organisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
second project supports a training programme run by the Don Bosco organisation via the agency International Volunteer Service for Development (VIS). The programme assists vocational schools in the regions of Asmara, Dekemhare, Nakfa,... Read more
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Business Wire
Opus Bank Recognized as One of the Most Community-Minded Companies in Orange Countyof children and families living and working in Opus Bank’s service areas throug
Business Wire / Posted 14 hours ago
of children and families living and working in Opus Bank’s service areas through grant awards, matching gift donations, and volunteer service. The Opus Community Foundation awarded 210 grants to Orange County nonprofits since inception, in addition... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Switzerland Supports Cooperation Projects in Eritreasecond project supports a training programme run by the Don Bosco organisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
second project supports a training programme run by the Don Bosco organisation via the agency International Volunteer Service for Development (VIS). The programme assists vocational schools in the regions of Asmara, Dekemhare, Nakfa,... Read more
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The Current
Part One: Information Systems Offers International Experience to Studentsa professor when students complete an internship. But this global event where t
The Current / Posted 21 hours ago
a professor when students complete an internship. But this global event where they are even recognized with a presidential volunteer service medals truly warms the soul. I truly feel that I am providing knowledge to students are in turn changing... Read more
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Missoulian
McQuillan wants to see a more 'compassionate' Municipal Courtentrench poverty stricken offenders. The Court must hold offenders accountable
Missoulian / Posted yesterday
entrench poverty stricken offenders. The Court must hold offenders accountable by expanding the use of community and volunteer service instead of imposing steep fines. This will allow offenders to have a positive impact on society while not... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Yonhap, Save the Children host annual mini marathon to help needy children in Asia, Africacourse after an opening ceremony emceed by TV personality Ha Ji-hye. Participa
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
course after an opening ceremony emceed by TV personality Ha Ji-hye. Participants were given a medal and a certificate of volunteer service. Save the Children has organized the event in Seoul since 2011. Since last year, it has also held a... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
People in businesshas been a featured presenter and emcee at numerous Minor League Baseball Promo
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
has been a featured presenter and emcee at numerous Minor League Baseball Promotional Seminars and his volunteer service has touched many local organizations. He currently serves on the board of directors for the... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Yonhap, Save the Children host annual mini marathon to help needy children in Asia, Africacourse after the opening ceremony emceed by TV personality Ha Ji-hye. Particip
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
course after the opening ceremony emceed by TV personality Ha Ji-hye. Participants were given a medal and a certificate of volunteer service. Save the Children has organized the event in Seoul since 2011. Since last year, it has also held a... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
It's all about community: Over 400 athletes compete in Special Olympics North Divisional Gamesbut also recognized the efforts of volunteers. He honored volunteer Lana Thomas
Santa Maria Times / Posted yesterday
but also recognized the efforts of volunteers. He honored volunteer Lana Thomas, who died earlier this year, by naming the volunteer service award the Thomas Award. Posada then presented the award to Lompoc coach Monica Diaz. Organizers also... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Coon Rapids Lions Club hosting community breakfastchartering in 1954, members of the Coon Rapids Lions have support the citizens
ABC Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
chartering in 1954, members of the Coon Rapids Lions have support the citizens of Coon Rapids both monetarily and through volunteer service. For over 60 years, the Lions have worked on a variety of projects in the local community, such as the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Vernon woman leaves mark on Alberta citybusiness, a combination bridal boutique-alterations-sewing school operation and
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
business, a combination bridal boutique-alterations-sewing school operation and threw herself into volunteering. “For me, volunteer service is very much a part of who I am today and my faith,” said Bossert. “It felt natural to be within the... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Baylor Scott and White Auxiliary raises almost $100,000 to pay off $550,000 pledge two years earlySimmons awarded the “Emeritus Award” to those who are 65-years-old and above, s
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted 3 days ago
Simmons awarded the “Emeritus Award” to those who are 65-years-old and above, serving five years and at least 500 hours of volunteer service. As the meeting ended with cheers, laughter, and expectation for the next meeting scheduled in January... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss re-start cooperation projects in Eritreasecond project supports a training programme run by the Don Bosco organisation
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
second project supports a training programme run by the Don Bosco organisation via the agency International Volunteer Service for Development. The programme assists vocational schools in the regions of Asmara, Dekemhare, Nakfa, Hagaz... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Fryeburg firefighter remembered asfor many people in Fryeburg. "He's been a fixture here and an example of what
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 days ago
for many people in Fryeburg. "He's been a fixture here and an example of what it is about for folks to be involved in volunteer service in a small community." Watson was already in the fire department when he left home to fight in the Korean... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Fryeburg firefighter remembered asfor many people in Fryeburg. "He's been a fixture here and an example of what
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
for many people in Fryeburg. "He's been a fixture here and an example of what it is about for folks to be involved in volunteer service in a small community." Watson was already in the fire department when he left home to fight in the Korean... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Spectrum Health honors long-time volunteershelping residents to water, re-pot, and care for plants. Sarah Brooks is 91 ye
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
helping residents to water, re-pot, and care for plants. Sarah Brooks is 91 years old and was honored for her 25 years of volunteer service at the hospital. She also volunteers at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans. Marie Byl has been a Sunday... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Junior League Of Dallas Awards 69 Dallas ISD Teachers And Educators26,000 cumulative hours of experiential and formal training. Uniquely member-ru
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 6 days ago
26,000 cumulative hours of experiential and formal training. Uniquely member-run, the JLD provides over 100,000 hours in volunteer service and $1 million in funding to area nonprofits each year. For more information, please visit www.jld.net or... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Greenwich resident receives presidential award for servicein a special ceremony outdoors at Camp Simmons, Sharkany, a Greenwich resident,
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
in a special ceremony outdoors at Camp Simmons, Sharkany, a Greenwich resident, was presented with the president’s Volunteer Service Award for Lifetime Achievement for his more than 25 years of training and mentoring aspiring service... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Greenwich resident receives presidential award for servicein a special ceremony outdoors at Camp Simmons, Sharkany, a Greenwich resident,
Darien News-Review / Posted 7 days ago
in a special ceremony outdoors at Camp Simmons, Sharkany, a Greenwich resident, was presented with the president’s Volunteer Service Award for Lifetime Achievement for his more than 25 years of training and mentoring aspiring service... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Greenwich resident receives presidential award for servicein a special ceremony outdoors at Camp Simmons, Sharkany, a Greenwich resident,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
in a special ceremony outdoors at Camp Simmons, Sharkany, a Greenwich resident, was presented with the president’s Volunteer Service Award for Lifetime Achievement for his more than 25 years of training and mentoring aspiring service... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Petco helps nonprofit Clay animal shelterto the organization. “Our wonderful community stepped forward with donations o
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
to the organization. “Our wonderful community stepped forward with donations of food, bedding, supplies and their volunteer service” said Sherry Mansfield, shelter executive director. “The Petco Foundation investment will provide us with... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Loomis Soroptimist Club Sews to Dress 300 Girlsto support this project. About Soroptimist International Loomis Basin Soropti
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 7 days ago
to support this project. About Soroptimist International Loomis Basin Soroptimist (soroptimist.org) is an international volunteer service organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls, in local... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Outdoor enthusiasts gather for National Public Lands Daymany outdoor groups across the nation, ranging from bikers and birders to hiker
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
many outdoor groups across the nation, ranging from bikers and birders to hikers and ATVers and more, spend the day in volunteer service to public lands. This year was a bit different, in that from mid-morning Saturday and well into Sunday, an... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Mental health, issues and carrotshusband and dad. He is also active in Rotary, on the board of Tacoma Community
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
husband and dad. He is also active in Rotary, on the board of Tacoma Community House, the bar association along with past volunteer service with American Red Cross, search and rescue, and a number of others. “My biggest challenge is to balance... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Governor announces 2017 Outstanding VolunteersTwenty-four individuals and groups will be honored with the 2017 Governor’s Out
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 11 days ago
Twenty-four individuals and groups will be honored with the 2017 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Award on Oct. 25 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, 1131 N. Dupont Highway. The people and organizations engaged in diverse activities including... Read more
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Dover Post
Governor announces 2017 Outstanding VolunteersTwenty-four individuals and groups will be honored with the 2017 Governor’s Out
Dover Post / Posted 11 days ago
Twenty-four individuals and groups will be honored with the 2017 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Award on Oct. 25 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, 1131 N. Dupont Highway. The people and organizations engaged in diverse activities including... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Hospital auxiliary honours its membersat an annual Auxiliary Awards celebration. At this year’s ceremony, Josie Hunt
Barrie Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
at an annual Auxiliary Awards celebration. At this year’s ceremony, Josie Hunter was recognized for her 45 years of volunteer service. Hunter began volunteering at RVH in 1972 and has accumulated 7,000 hours volunteering in Victoria’s Gift... Read more
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Business Wire
Edifecs Recognized as No. 33 on Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare 2017 for Supplierscompensation and benefits package, Edifecs offers flexible work schedules, tele
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
compensation and benefits package, Edifecs offers flexible work schedules, telecommuting options, and paid time off for volunteer service. Now in its 10th year, the award program identifies and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Fred Kubitz honored for helping county veteranstook time during their Tuesday morning board meeting to honor Veterans Service
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 12 days ago
took time during their Tuesday morning board meeting to honor Veterans Service Officer Fred Kubitz for his five years of volunteer service to military veterans. Commissioner Dave Donaldson read a letter honoring Kubitz: "Dear Fred, the Logan... Read more
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Western Advocate
Taking a commonsense approach to biosecurity changesand was highly regarded by her peers.Raglan’s 60 years THE Raglan Rural Fire S
Western Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
and was highly regarded by her peers.Raglan’s 60 years THE Raglan Rural Fire Service members are celebrating 60 years of volunteer service to their house and land holders. This brigade, like most brigades in the late 1950s, had some old gear,... Read more
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New Kerala
USD 36,000 Award: Nominate Young Jewish Leaders Making a Difference in Their Communities - newkerala news #277000Teen Tikkun Olam Awards foster a growing network of award recipient alumni coll
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Teen Tikkun Olam Awards foster a growing network of award recipient alumni collaborating on leadership, innovation, and volunteer service across the nation. Check out our shareable call for nominations video, featuring recipients from previous... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, PAULINE DELORES TOMKO, Youngstown, Ohiofirst as a hairdresser, then at the thrift shop, and as a patient escort until
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
first as a hairdresser, then at the thrift shop, and as a patient escort until 2011. She earned many awards for her volunteer service hours. Pauline loved entertaining and prepared many meals for family and friends throughout the years. She... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Level hosts more than 500 at firehouse eventand I think the little kids coming and learning ... it is what makes the system
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
and I think the little kids coming and learning ... it is what makes the system work,” she said. “It's what keeps the volunteer service going here.” She also acknowledged the roles children can play in an emergency, such as calling... Read more
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The Telegraph
Faith in Action deploys 300-plus volunteers Sundayvibes were flowing throughout the Greater Alton area on Sunday as more than 350
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
vibes were flowing throughout the Greater Alton area on Sunday as more than 350 volunteers spanned out to 30 different volunteer service projects of all size and scale. It was all part of the 13th annual Faith in Action day of bringing unity... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
About Town - Oct. 1, 2017Delzer, Ashley; Bill Willis, Bismarck; and Carla Wolf, Center. AARP North Dako
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Delzer, Ashley; Bill Willis, Bismarck; and Carla Wolf, Center. AARP North Dakota selected Hlavinka for her significant volunteer service, especially her leadership in creating Mayville’s Caring Club in 1993. Started to convert used greeting... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Soroptimist award applications availablefor applications is Feb. 1. Soroptimist is an international organization for b
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
for applications is Feb. 1. Soroptimist is an international organization for business and professional women who provide volunteer service to their communities. For more information about Soroptimist, call Karen Lorenzo 707-498-6529 or email her... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Jolene Biggs seeks Second Ward seat on Great Bend City CouncilCounselor. Biggs also completed a two-year program with the Kansas Health Found
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Counselor. Biggs also completed a two-year program with the Kansas Health Foundation Community Leadership Initiative. Her volunteer service includes serving previously on the Family Crisis Center Board of Directors; St. Patrick’s School Board;... Read more
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Business Wire
Macy’s Thinks Pink to Support the Battle Against Breast Cancerof customers and employees, Macy's helps strengthen communities by supporting l
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
of customers and employees, Macy's helps strengthen communities by supporting local and national charities giving more than $54 million each year, plus 180,000 hours of volunteer service, to help make a difference in the lives of our... Read more
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Ogle County News
Two Ogle County Master Gardeners receive awardsfind ways to share their knowledge. Leah Patapack, completed her Master Garden
Ogle County News / Posted 18 days ago
find ways to share their knowledge. Leah Patapack, completed her Master Gardener training in 2011 and has given 520 volunteer service hours beyond the 60 hour internship she also completed 85 continuing education hours. She is a great... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
‘A worshipful place’ — Faith Lutheran celebrates 50th anniversarybaptismal rail. “It was amazing trying to get this whole church together. “God
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
baptismal rail. “It was amazing trying to get this whole church together. “God sends the right people,” Harm said. “The volunteer service in the church was tremendous. Everybody was here for this mission.” When it came time to give the church a... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Skiff retiree honored for volunteerismhonored with an Individual Length of Service award by Senior Health Insurance I
Newton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
honored with an Individual Length of Service award by Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) for five years of volunteer service at Skiff, the SHIIP Jasper County site. “Volunteerism is such an integral part of what it means to be an... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
One Good Thing: Scouts for Soldiers Go To Washingtonlocal Girl Scout I previously profiled who was the youngest person ever to rece
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
local Girl Scout I previously profiled who was the youngest person ever to receive the "Individual Gold President's Volunteer Service Award." Sawyer Hendrickson and her troop tried to get to D-C last year to meet President Obama. That didn't... Read more
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MLive.com
Valley Lutheran students use school day to volunteer throughout regionHonors Society and Key Club as well as its Honors diploma program, Mueller said
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
Honors Society and Key Club as well as its Honors diploma program, Mueller said. Students must perform additional volunteer service to be granted the Honors diploma. Rudell Foster, a Case Manager at the Saginaw City Rescue Mission, said... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ramp to McKnight Road closing Fridayearns Eagle Scout status Ross Elementary raises more than 6K for juvenile diab
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
earns Eagle Scout status Ross Elementary raises more than 6K for juvenile diabetes research Pine teen wins President's Volunteer Service Award for fourth-consecutive year North Hills embraces hands-on learning with new classes You are solely... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pine teen earns Eagle Scout statusinvolvement with scouts. Ross Elementary raises more than 6K for juvenile diab
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
involvement with scouts. Ross Elementary raises more than 6K for juvenile diabetes research Pine teen wins President's Volunteer Service Award for fourth-consecutive year North Hills embraces hands-on learning with new classes Adaptive... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ross Elementary raises more than 6K for juvenile diabetes researchmore than anything else in the world,” she said. Laurie Rees is a Tribune-Revi
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
more than anything else in the world,” she said. Laurie Rees is a Tribune-Review contributor. Pine teen wins President's Volunteer Service Award for fourth-consecutive year North Hills embraces hands-on learning with new classes Adaptive... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Arkansas firefighter fired over Facebook rant against protestersgame and each player that takes a knee or sits in the lockerroom should b shot
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 20 days ago
game and each player that takes a knee or sits in the lockerroom should b shot in the head.” He continued that “obama lovin snowflakes” should be “shot on sight.” The Earle Fire Department is a volunteer service. Firefighters are paid by the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Adaptive traffic signals aim to ease traffic along Route 8$30 million over the next three years. Karen Price is a Tribune-Review contrib
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
$30 million over the next three years. Karen Price is a Tribune-Review contributing writer. Pine teen wins President's Volunteer Service Award for fourth-consecutive year North Hills embraces hands-on learning with new classes Book shop... Read more
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