Volunteerism

This California nonprofit collects used crayons that would otherwise end up in the landfill and recycles into new crayons for children's hospitals across the U.S

1 day ago   |   ABC

The Crayon Initiative collects used crayons from schools, restaurants, and gives them new life by donating recycled crayons to children's hospitals
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Giving Fruits helps feed thousands at women's shelters, care facilities with healthy eating

6 days ago   |   ABC

"The profit that we make each sale, we turn around and buy extra produce from the farmers, and we donate them to the shelters, the care homes, the frontliners."
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Demi Lovato's battle with addiction is the subject of a new 4-part docuseries - new episodes debut Tuesdays on YouTube

Demi Lovato's battle with addiction is the subject of a new 4-part docuseries - new episodes debut Tuesdays on YouTube

17 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement " Dancing with the Devil " is a new docuseries about Demi Lovato's career and struggles with addiction. The first two episodes of the four-part series...
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ABC7 Salutes: Navy veteran utilizes military experience to help as volunteer for Red Cross

18 days ago   |   ABC

'It's a very meaningful type of volunteer work.' Navy veteran transfers skills he learned in the military to now volunteer with the American Red Cross.
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California volunteers are eligible for COVID-19 vaccine dose

1 month ago   |   ABC

The state says if you volunteer at a vaccination site for at least four hours you're eligible for getting the shot. It isn't guaranteed, but it's possible you could be offered...
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California volunteers are eligible for COVID-19 vaccine dose

1 month ago   |   ABC

The state says if you volunteer at a vaccination site for at least four hours you're eligible for getting the shot. It isn't guaranteed, but it's possible you could be offered...
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Taste for the Homeless has fed thousands of homeless during the pandemic

1 month ago   |   ABC

Michael Airhart's restaurant on wheels Taste for the Homeless has helped thousands of homeless people in the South Side of Chicago get a variety of meals, ranging from hot dogs...
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New York woman loses job, leads pantry feeding thousands

1 month ago   |   ABC

Sofia Moncayo was moved to volunteer by her Christian faith by memories of the food insecurity she faced growing up in New York.
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New Jersey plumber staying in Houston to help make winter storm repairs

1 month ago   |   ABC

Andrew Mitchell packed up his family and drove to Texas to lend a hand. They've decided to say a while.
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Teen, 14, helps hundreds secure COVID-19 vaccine appointments through his own database, 'Chicago Vaccine Angels'

1 month ago   |   ABC

Kagan first discovered he had a knack for navigating the vaccine system when he helped his grandparents who live in Florida.
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