If you retire what do you do? Give up socializing and sit in the living room watching cooking shows and knitting till your grandchildren has sweater after sweater. Or do you still socialize and volunteer if you are still bright and bouncy? But do you volunteer at the hospital gift sho...
Some ideas on how to make the most of a gap year, whether you're taking a break from studies, or just fancy an extended holiday
This is an account of my volunteering experience, and how this has helped me in my every day life.
Are you suffering from empty nest syndrome? Here are a few suggestions to help you get through it successfully while having some fun.
One quality most centenarians share is an ability to not dwell on difficulties. Nutrition is a key element to living a healthy, long life. Fiber in your diet is extremely important, along with taking a daily multi-vitamin and physical activity, like walking three times a week can reve...
A reminiscence of Thanksgiving Days spent giving of ourselves.
this is a page about volunteering and what it can do for you
Why you should care about travel website Caroline's Rainbow Foundation.
It all started with Lasagna. A single pan of Lasagna to be exact, Garfield’s favorite food, but we’re not talking about Garfield here. In 1991, a Denver Colorado resident, Charles Robbins decided that he had to help some friends with HIV/AIDS and donated a single pan of Lasagna. R...
Tis the season to volunteer. Learn how to help others have a brighter holiday this Christmas season.
Volunteering, along with donations, helps organizations and people change. These changes extend to those who volunteer and donate, as well. Become an Agent of Change, it is easier than you might think.
This article throws light on subject of peace, harmony, blessings and love in the month of Ramadan through many tv shows. Among many the most famous is Aaman Ramadan by Amir LIaqat.
The Daily Points of Light was created in 1990 by then President George H.W. Bush, who in his inaugural address in 1989 when he stated that volunteerism of American people came together in a thousand points of light, hence the name. He has been actively involved through out the twenty...
Raising money for a charitable event can be daunting. Here's how to raise money for a good cause and get the most donations for your favorite charity.
A lot of people did a lot of walking this weekend at our local American Cancer Society/s Relay for Life. This is what I saw and felt while walking my laps there.
We hear so much about how the next generation is spoiled, self-absorbed and demanding. However, from what I've seen, there are a lot of caring, compassionate youth out there. Here's just a fraction of some of the good deeds I've witnessed young people doing recently.
Melinda engages and reports on those making a difference!
I have had my share of volunteer work and let me tell you it is sometimes just as rewarding as a paid job.
What really makes people happy and what life is really all about through a Mormon teenage girl. I hope you enjoy!
Are you thinking about volunteering this year? There are many great projects that you can get involved with and we have put together some ideas to help inspire you to get involved.
It's easy to get into the feel like that of a lab rat in an experimental maze. Just imagine being in a position where you are feeling cold, hungry, lost, entirely clueless and very fearful. You can get into such a fix fast- you only have to think that you're completely clueless about...
Tips to Turning a Volunteer Opportunity into a Job Opportunity
Adolescence is very critical. Children of modern life are more sedentary. They feel more bored and neglected. Involving them in voluntary activities can make them grow confident and meaningful.
As a volunteer i will go to the charity and orphanage once in a while and have fun with the kids
Would you volunteer to stand beneath an exploding atomic warhead? Probably not. I know that I would not have, but five United States Air Force officers and a photographer did do just that back on July 19, 1957. A small, hand-lettered sign that read “Ground Zero. Population 5.” ma...