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How to donate to the opioid crisis

The opioid crisis has forced millions of Americans to consider what it means to be a good Samaritan, and how to use the money to help those in need.The opioid crisis, the deadliest since the Great Depression, has forced the U.S. to consider who should get help and what it might mean to be an

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How to be a good citizen when you’re on a volunteer project

What are you good at?If you’re a social media user, you’re probably familiar with these five skills: using social media to communicate with others, maintaining a good reputation, creating a positive image and promoting a good cause.But can you really be a citizen if you’re doing nothing but volunteering?This article looks at some of the

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Which states have the highest number of volunteers?

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The number of volunteer workers in Ohio is the highest in the country, but not in the way you might think.The Columbus Metropolitan Planning Organization says the state has nearly 4,500 more volunteer employees than the national average.And the state is actually more than doubling the number of its employees, the group

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Why the Red Cross is giving up on volunteer firefighters

In the midst of an epic fire in California, a volunteer firefighter is handing over his life to help save others.The Red Cross has been called out by some of the biggest names in the volunteer fire industry to help put out a blaze that has killed 16 people and injured more than 500, according