Celebrate Service in your Community
National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to shine a light on the people and causes that inspire us to serve. Nominate a Daily Point of Light by March 2 and honor an exceptional volunteer in your community, celebrating the power of the individual to spark change and improve the world.
Nursing Home Volunteers Bring Joy to Residents and Build Lasting Friendships
As a professional clown, Maryann Greco brings joy to people on a daily basis, but volunteering in a nursing home made her realize how important a simple conversation or game of Scrabble can be to another person.
Eagle Scout Launches Statewide Initiative to Give Foster Kids Hope
“With more than 30,000 children entering foster care each year across the United States, I recognize that keeping up with their needs can be overwhelming,” Hunter Beaton said. “While not everyone can be a foster parent, anyone can help a foster child and the nice bag may be the first step to help them transition.”