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Meet the team who’re helping out the homeless in the shelter industry

The homeless are finding it increasingly difficult to get into the shelter business, even as people around the country are taking on the challenge.And it’s a problem that’s not just limited to the homeless.In a new report from the nonprofit advocacy group The Coalition for the Homeless, the group says it’s seeing an uptick in

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Volunteering: The Truth About the Benefits

Volunteer Plant Finder gives you the best resource for finding volunteer plants in your community.It includes a list of volunteer plant sites, links to volunteer organizations and resources, a list for volunteers to call, and more.Find out what the volunteer plant program has to offer.Volunteer Plants in Your Community Volunteer Plants in your area: Are

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Volunteer at MoveOn: How to Volunteer to Stop Trump

The Trump administration has announced it will take away your right to work as a volunteer.The move comes as the president’s support for workers’ rights has declined since he took office in January, and the National Labor Relations Board ruled in July that a Trump administration directive to eliminate protections for workers was an unconstitutional

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How to be an environmental volunteer in Houston

Houston, Texas – It’s an odd place for a volunteer basketball team, but that hasn’t stopped people from finding a way to get involved.Volunteers from around the world are joining the Houston Rockets and the Austin Spurs for a five-day summer basketball camp in Houston.It started in June and has been going on for three

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Indian volunteers pay tribute to their homeland, honor sacrifices

PHOENIX (AP) India’s most famous Indian volunteer, the Mahatma Gandhi, paid tribute to the sacrifices made by the people of his country during the Indian Independence movement in a speech in Phoenix on Wednesday.The speech at a temple honoring the people who made the nation the largest democracy in the world came just hours after

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Palestinians protest occupation of West Bank

Palestinians in the West Bank have held protests over Israel’s ongoing occupation of the West and the continuing siege of the Gaza Strip, and also demanded the release of the three imprisoned Israeli teenagers.On Monday, at least two Palestinian women were killed and seven injured when Israeli forces fired tear gas and rubber-coated steel bullets