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Category Archives: Working Together for Good

Five Thanksgiving Traditions Allowing Your Family to Give Back

Posted on October 2nd, 2014

Posted by Danyelle C. Overbo, guest blogger Volunteering during the holidays can be an incredibly rewarding experience, especially when it’s with your family. But if you’re looking for volunteering activities that can become Thanksgiving traditions, think outside the box. It can be difficult to find opportunities to give back during this time of year, because […]

Grassroots Campaigns: Everything You Need to Know

Posted on September 25th, 2014

Posted by Steve Green, guest blogger Grassroots campaigns come in many shapes and sizes and represent a large variety of different beliefs and causes. Although grassroots movements can be beneficial to communities, there can be confusion as to what “grassroots” means and what organizations fall under the grassroots umbrella. What is Grassroots? Grassroots movements, especially […]

Three Community Service Ideas That Don’t Cost a Dime

Posted on September 18th, 2014

Posted by Angela Tague, guest blogger Since college, I’ve been an active volunteer in my community. From raising funds for an animal welfare foundation to helping out in weekly therapeutic horseback riding classes, I enjoy giving back—especially when it doesn’t cost anything! “Community is about taking care of our families, coworkers and people in need. […]