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Catching Up With Bill Hancock

CATCHING UP WITH BILL HANCOCK

There are tens of thousands of volunteers at the Olympic Winter Games, doing any number of tasks such as directing people to venues,...

I'm volunteering at the Pyeongchang Olympics - here's what I get to do and how I got here

I'M VOLUNTEERING AT THE PYEONGCHANG OLYMPICS - HERE'S WHAT I GET TO DO AND HOW I GOT HERE

Adam Pretty/Getty Images Bryan Searing is a volunteer at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. In order to become a volunteer,...

 
 
 
Graduating Class 402

GRADUATING CLASS 402

Class 402 graduated on January 27, 2018! We're proud to introduce the graduates and the volunteer puppy raisers and sponsors who made...

Convicted child molester gets elected as volunteer fire chief

CONVICTED CHILD MOLESTER GETS ELECTED AS VOLUNTEER FIRE CHIEF

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl has been re-elected as volunteer fire chief of a small Pennsylvania town -...

 
 
 
Want to bring more love into your life? Seattle Animal Shelter volunteers will tell you how

WANT TO BRING MORE LOVE INTO YOUR LIFE? SEATTLE ANIMAL SHELTER VOLUNTEERS WILL TELL YOU HOW

Have you ever thought about bringing home a furry valentine? If so, join Seattle Animal Shelter volunteers on Valentine's Day to learn...

How to Celebrate Valentine's Day in a Unique Way

HOW TO CELEBRATE VALENTINE'S DAY IN A UNIQUE WAY

When I was a kid I loved this time of year; the 2nd week of February holds a special place in my heart. After all, Valentine's Day...

 
 
 
I'm working the Olympics as a volunteer - here's what my first few days were like

I'M WORKING THE OLYMPICS AS A VOLUNTEER - HERE'S WHAT MY FIRST FEW DAYS WERE LIKE

Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Author Bryan Searing is volunteering at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. He will be writing...

How Students Restored Photos Damaged by Hurricane Harvey

HOW STUDENTS RESTORED PHOTOS DAMAGED BY HURRICANE HARVEY

After Hurricane Harvey slammed Texas, there was a group of high school students who partnered with volunteer organizations to help...

 
 
 
Watch a Super Bowl video of a completely quiet crowd during Justin Timberlake's halftime performance

WATCH A SUPER BOWL VIDEO OF A COMPLETELY QUIET CROWD DURING JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE'S HALFTIME PERFORMANCE

Football fans were quiet in the rafters during Justin Timberlake's Super Bowl halftime performance, as a viral video shows. The NFL...

10 Time Management Tips Every Busy Parent Needs to Know

10 TIME MANAGEMENT TIPS EVERY BUSY PARENT NEEDS TO KNOW

I have three small children (a six year old and wild twin boys that just turned four), I am an avid writer, volunteer in the community,...

 
 
 
Volunteers Needed to Build Fences for Two Chained Dogs in Tacoma Area

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO BUILD FENCES FOR TWO CHAINED DOGS IN TACOMA AREA

Share This! If one of your new year's resolutions is to volunteer with groups that help dogs, you'll have two opportunities to fulfill...

Bigger and Wiser - Puppy Miller is Growing Up

BIGGER AND WISER - PUPPY MILLER IS GROWING UP

Canine Companions puppy Miller goes just about everywhere with his volunteer puppy raisers. They take the subway to work, attend sporting...

 
 
 

THIS MAN BECAME A GROOMER JUST TO HELP SHELTER DOGS!

Mark Imhof, aka "Mark the Dog Guy," was inspired to learn grooming after adopting a his own dog from a shelter.

California Disasters Bring Out Compassion and Community

CALIFORNIA DISASTERS BRING OUT COMPASSION AND COMMUNITY

Volunteers Out in Force to Save Cats For hundreds of California's “fire cats,” it's out of the rubble and into the arms of rescue....

 
 
 
Longest Shelter Resident Wants Nothing More Than A New Home

LONGEST SHELTER RESIDENT WANTS NOTHING MORE THAN A NEW HOME

Shelter staff and volunteers at Broome County Dog Shelter in Binghampton, New York see hundreds of dogs to new homes every year. They...

Staff with nonprofit College Possible spend MLK Day volunteering

STAFF WITH NONPROFIT COLLEGE POSSIBLE SPEND MLK DAY VOLUNTEERING

Staff with College Possible treat Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a day of service

 
 
 
Volunteer Vacation: Best Voluntourism Experiences in Costa Rica

VOLUNTEER VACATION: BEST VOLUNTOURISM EXPERIENCES IN COSTA RICA

Voluntourism, or volunteer vacations, is a fast-growing travel trend. More than 1.6 million travelers are spending $2 billion on volunteer...

Martin Luther King Jr. Day service opportunities in New Hampshire

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

Organizations from around the country posting volunteer opportunities

 
 
 
Twelve months with Foley

TWELVE MONTHS WITH FOLEY

Pacifipuppy Foley celebrated his first birthday in December, and his volunteer puppy raisers have been marveling at how much he has...

Arizona's controversial new Senate candidate said Dreamers should be deported and become 'good ambassadors' from the US like Peace Corps volunteers

ARIZONA'S CONTROVERSIAL NEW SENATE CANDIDATE SAID DREAMERS SHOULD BE DEPORTED AND BECOME 'GOOD AMBASSADORS' FROM THE US LIKE PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEERS

Associated Press/Matt York Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently criminally convicted and pardoned by President Donald...