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Persons with I/DD Give Back by Volunteering

Inclusive Volunteerism: Giving Back – “Emphasize Abilities” When it comes to volunteering, we all have our individual skill sets, interests, and passions. Though some people talk in terms of deficit, or judge and compare others, why not choose inclusivity instead? …

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Volunteering Around the World – Celebrating International Volunteer Day

Irish volunteers help out at a Lana Del Ray concert at Malahide Castle and Gardens. Photograph: Leah Carroll

Volunteering Around the World Don’t feel bad if you haven’t marked December 10 on your calendar for the “Taste for Volunteering” fundraiser. The online event to assist children with special needs isn’t happening in the Triangle or even in North …

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Volunteering during the Holidays in 2020

Volunteering During the Holidays in 2020 A Season of Giving in Full Swing While everyone likes to give what they can all year round, you can’t deny the special sense of something bigger than ourselves when volunteering during the holidays. …

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How My Family Grew Closer by Volunteering

family volunteering in action

How My Family Grew Closer by Volunteering (in honor of Family Volunteer Day, Nov 21) The New Generational Duo of Volunteers:  Grandparents and Grandkids It started with a rock.  Because it is all fun and games when Grandma shows up, …

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5 Family-Friendly Acts of Kindness to Celebrate World Kindness Day (Nov 13)

5 Family-Friendly Acts of Kindness to Celebrate World Kindness Day (Nov 13) 2020 has been a rough year. Something we’ve learned is how to be more kind and compassionate to each other, which is a silver lining! And there’s no …

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How volunteering during COVID-19 broadened my worldview

How volunteering during COVID-19 broadened my worldview This year has been labeled the Great Reset of 2020.  For many, Covid-19 has taken away plans, events, and opportunities.  But simultaneously, it has given us a new set of plans, a change …

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