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Christmas Volunteer Opportunities for Families

Volunteer opportunities can help families during the holidays, said the Salvation Army.It said there were over 700 Christmas projects across Australia and New Zealand in 2017.“Christmas is a time for family members to reflect, to get together and share their joy, to celebrate with family and friends and to share in the special time of

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How to volunteer for the weekend at a church in Calgary

Calgary, Alberta – As summer gets closer, you can expect a steady influx of volunteer workers to help your local church.This year’s volunteer week is shaping up to be a great one.Volunteer coordinator Jennifer Beals of The Good Shepherd Church in Calgary says she’s received a lot of applications from people looking to volunteer this

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Which teens are volunteering?

There are more teens volunteering than ever, and with more than 1,000 youth organizations offering teen volunteer opportunities, this is a must-read.It’s important to know who you’re volunteering for and how to get involved, but also know what is expected of you.Volunteer icon This icon indicates a permalink, which means that the text of the

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What you need to know about the Utah wildfires

In the coming weeks, thousands of Utah residents will be forced to evacuate their homes as firefighters battle the deadliest wildfire in the state’s history.The fires, which have burned more than 2,600 acres in the Salt Lake Valley, have burned at a pace of more than 40 acres per hour and have been fueled by

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How to get your volunteers to work for you again

By: Amy Zuckerman and Natalie Soto, Associated PressVolunteers are the backbone of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.They’re needed for a range of tasks, from providing food and shelter to caring for the sick.But as the church has faced the challenges of the pandemic and a downturn in church attendance, volunteers are struggling

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How to Get Pregnant in Florida for Free, a new blog post says.

We are all here to help our loved ones.Whether you are pregnant, looking for a new partner, or just want to connect with others who are, there are ways to get involved in the work of parenting.If you’re interested in getting involved in this cause, check out this new blog.It is filled with stories from

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The internet is going online to help the world with disaster relief

By Brian SchottensteinIt’s an age-old question: Can the internet be the world’s savior?In this story, we examine the internet’s role in the humanitarian crisis.The internet has been used to spread relief, but it’s also been used for illegal activities.The International Organization for Migration, a non-governmental organization, says that in the last five years, it has

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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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Volunteering Week 2020: Volunteers for a Crisis Call for help

Volunteer Week 2020 is the biggest and most organised voluntary event in Ireland and, in a word, amazing.Volunteers will be offered help in all sorts of ways from cleaning the local parks to helping with the elderly and disabled to providing food for hungry families.The event is being run by the Irish Wildlife Trust, the