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FemCity Farmers!

Looking for volunteer opportunities in Raleigh, Durham, or around the Triangle? See our up-to-date list of needs from hundreds of local nonprofits. Our September 11th day of service was wildly successful. In the days leading up to the event, we were so swamped with preparations that I didn’t have a chance to share something important. …

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Chelsea Gutierrez wins 2012 Hopscotch volunteer contest

  “Everyone is busy and has a life these days, but people forget that giving your time is one of the easiest and most appreciated gifts you can give,” says Chelsea Gutierrez, winner of the Activate Good Hopscotch Music Festival volunteer contest. And give her time she did! Chelsea volunteered more than 40 hours during …

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Activate Raleigh: Sweat, Blood and… Food

  While volunteering is a major theme for the 9/11 day of service, Activate Raleigh, we wanted to let you know about a few other ways you can give back that day (and leading up to it, too): Give Blood Capital Bank, one of the Activate Raleigh event corporate sponsors, is hosting a blood drive …

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Activate Good Wins Award at the 2012 Millennial Civic Engagement Summit Competition

  I’m very excited for Activate Good! Our funding proposal, Making Volunteerism Go Viral, came in second place at the 2012 Millennial Civic Engagement (MCE) Summit. Our success means that Activate Good will receive capacity-building funds to support the expansion of our new web platform, Volunteer Community 2.0. As a volunteer on Activate Good’s Board …

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Welcome to volunteer community 2.0

  You may have noticed a few changes to our website over the past week! Since this past spring, we’ve been working hard to collect your feedback on our website and use that to roll out the next phase of our online volunteer system. We launched ‘Volunteer Community 2.0’ on August 20 and it’s up …

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Commemorate 9/11 at Activate Raleigh

→Volunteer sign ups for public Activate Raleigh projects are now open! Activate Good is excited to partner with the Downtown Raleigh Alliance and the City of Raleigh to host Activate Raleigh, a volunteer initiative that will take place on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 to commemorate the 11th anniversary of 9/11. Businesses and the general public are invited to help out …

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Inaugural Triangle Corporate Volunteer Council

Looking for volunteer opportunities in Raleigh, Durham, or around the Triangle? See our up-to-date list of needs from hundreds of local nonprofits. Activate Good is thrilled to announce the launch of our inaugural Triangle Corporate Volunteer Council! We know that companies in the Triangle are phenomenal corporate citizens with a solid record of supporting the …

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