Volunteering Enhances Communities and Connections

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 07-29-2019 under NONPROFITS

“Being a volunteer feels like you are something bigger than yourself," shares Grace, community member and recent Dwelling Place volunteer while reflecting on her experiences as part of a community improvement volunteer event at St. James...

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Lacks Enterprises and Cascade Engineering host employee day at Downtown Market

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 09-18-2015 under NONPROFITS

On Sunday, September 20, Lacks Enterprises is once again giving 300 employees a $100 gift certificate to the Downtown Market, for a limited-time shopping spree with their families.   Last year, Lacks had about 300 employees apply for the...

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How I fell in love with a place

by (DwellingPlaceCo...)

Submitted 11-18-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Dedicated involvement takes many forms, and over time our relationship to an organization can shift from deeply personal to ancillary and back again. This month, artist and professor Taylor Cole Greenfield reflects on the impact of getting involved...

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The Rapidian celebrates volunteers with SUPER-latives!

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 08-02-2010 under OPINION

From The Rapidian staff: On July 22, we threw our first volunteer bash. Named SUPER-latives!, we wanted to celebrate everyone who had contributed to The Rapidian, from readers to Flickr groupies to contributors to staff. The event took...

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