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Get Your Hands Dirty – Ways to Volunteer to Help the Earth

Get Your Hands Dirty! Ways to Volunteer to Help the Earth “When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” John Muir Ah, spring is finally upon us—and what better …

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Volunteers Made a Difference During the Pandemic

Five Times Triangle Volunteers Made Things Better During the Pandemic Over the past year, many of us have experienced a high degree of anxiety and cabin fever. Staying active and involved in the community (at a proper social distance) have …

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Virtual Volunteering Isn’t Going Anywhere!

Virtual Volunteering Isn’t Going Anywhere The COVID-19 pandemic changed a lot of things, and it seems like some changes will stick around indefinitely. Many experts say remote work is here to stay. Telehealth appointments are so convenient, so it seems …

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4 Ways that Volunteering Increases Happiness

Will Kaiser making holiday cards and wreath for ActivateGood

4 Ways that Volunteering Increases Happiness International Day of Happiness is just around the corner on March 20th. International Happiness Day is a nationally recognized day created by the United Nations and the nonprofit Action for Happiness in 2011 as an …

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Triangle Nonprofits that lift up women (Women’s Day)

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4 Triangle Nonprofits that are lifting up women (and how you can help!) for International Women’s Day, March 8, 2021. During COVID, the need for services, especially for women, has skyrocketed. As jobs have disappeared and families have struggled to …

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Volunteer to Improve Literacy in the Triangle

Volunteer to Improve Literacy in the Triangle (Read Across America Day, March 2) Literacy, the ability to read and write, is more important today than it’s ever been. Although we also think of literacy in terms of its secondary definition, …

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10 Random Acts of Kindness that help Triangle Nonprofits

10 Random Acts of Kindness that help Triangle Nonprofits Looking for ways to help spread some cheer and give back to your community? February 17th is Random Acts of Kindness Day and Activate Good has plenty of opportunities to do good!  …

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