National Volunteer Week

Supply & Demand: Teen Volunteers Supply the Drive Society Needs

In January, when all the local schools were going back to class following the winter break, we started receiving requests from individual teens, school groups, and parent-youth groups – all looking for volunteer opportunities for MLK Day and beyond. Lucky for Activate Good, we were already working on just that. See, while everyone was binging […]

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Six Reasons We Can’t Go A Day Without Volunteers

As National Volunteer Week is coming up I would like to pose the question: What would the world look like without volunteers?  What many fail to realize is that they often cross paths with volunteers, at least once if not several times a day. Volunteers help meet both basic and significant societal needs. Imagine a […]

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Youth Are Our Future: Programming in 2017

Not sure if you’ve noticed, but Activate Good is growing. Just in 2016, we’ve increased our nonprofit partners by 50 and nearly doubled our staff. But our local populations have grown, too – and that means community needs also are on the incline. So where are we going? Where will we be by 2018? In the […]

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