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Making a Difference After the Storm
During the 2017 hurricane season, the Southeastern United States and Caribbean have experienced three catastrophic category 4 and 5 hurricanes – Harvey, Irma and Maria. These are the costliest natural disasters in U.S. history, with estimates exceeding $200 billion. In the coming weeks, months and years, the people of Houston, the Gulf Coast region, Florida, Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico will continue to recover and rebuild from the devastation caused by these storms.
How a Data Engineer Used Tech Skills to Help Rescue 35,000 Disaster Victims
"You have the capacity to make real change just by doing what you know and focusing on your community."
Combining Her Passions, Volunteer Helps Connect Vets with Companion Pets
"People should understand how important that bond can be and that veterans really do need our help," says Barbara Blair. "Anything you can do to get involved and help veterans is a good thing."
7 Ways Your Family Can Make a Difference on Family Volunteer Day
Volunteering with your family can seem like another task to add to your to do list, but it’s easier than you think to fit it into your schedule. More important is the benefit of volunteering together, deepening your bonds with your community and with each other.

Stories of Change

For this Family, Making Time to Volunteer Mea...

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For some kids and teens, developing a love of reading can be difficult. After their fam...

7 Ways Your Family Can Make a Difference on F...

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