Volunteering

It may sound old-school, but having a bake sale or helping out in a soup kitchen still earn altruism points. Here, some volunteer opportunities for your kids or the whole family.

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Local Hero: Creating Family Volunteering Opportunities

Thanks to Marissa Vogel, thousands of kids have learned the true meaning of charity through volunteering.

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Dress for Success: A Benefit for Women's Empowerment

At a Dress for Success benefit, an editor learns how the organization helps women return to the workforce.

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Local Hero: Pam Gaber's Therapy Dogs Provide Therapy Dogs For Children

Pam Gaber of Gabriel's Angels came up with a doggone good idea to help children in her community by using therapy d...

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Local Hero: Joe Lewis Helps Military Kids

A Marine Corps vet helps children who have lost a parent in the military.

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Local Hero: Ana Laura Batres

How an accidental teacher changed a community, one handmade toy at a time.

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Local Hero: Lori Lee

When it comes to sick children and their families, Lori Lee knows that sharing truly is caring.

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Local Hero: Joan M. Cheever

Joan M. Cheever’s Chow Train provides meals-on- wheels to the homeless.

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The 10 Percent Solution

Real estate agent Tami Pardee is brokering great deals for charity.

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Paws and Effect: Providing Homeless Pet Owners with Animal Food

Genevieve Frederick founded Pets of the Homeless to offer animals the food their owners can't provide.

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Global Guidance: Pairing African Orphans with Worldwide Mentors

Determined to give every child opportunities in life, Amy Stokes founded Infinite Family to pair orphans in South Africa ...

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Crowning Touch: Breast Cancer Survivor Helps Provide Support to Women in Need

Breast cancer survivor Bonny Diver-Hall knows that looking good on the outside means feeling good inside. That's wh...

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