DNC Has Big Plans For 7K Additional VolunteersA request for about 10,000 volunteers to help out with the July Democratic National Convention has produced an outpouring that now hovers around 17,000.
Volunteers Come From Near And Far To Check In For WMOF11,500 volunteers registered for the World Meeting of Families, but director of volunteers Suzanne Kinkel says from past experience, she can tell us that not everyone shows up for duty.
Volunteers Needed For Seniors Battling Chronic ConditionsNearly 90-percent of Philadelphian's 60 and older have at least one chronic condition according to national statistics.
Volunteers Stuff Thousands Of Backpacks For Children In Need Of School SuppliesOver 250 volunteers spent the morning stuffing backpacks at Lincoln Financial Field.
NJ Volunteers Robbed At Gunpoint, Tied Up During Service Mission In HaitiA group went to Haiti to help, but ended up needing help themselves.
Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Seeking 10,000 Volunteers For Pope Francis’ VisitIf you are interested in volunteering during Pope Francis’ visit to the city of Brotherly Love, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is looking for you.
PHS Looking For Volunteers For This Year's Butterfly ExperienceNow is your chance to volunteer to help out at this year’s Butterfly Experience at the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show.
Volunteering Trends Bring Good NewsMore than 63 million people volunteered through organizations between September 2012 and September 2013.
Recruiting Seniors For Non-profit WorkWhile marketers have generally ignored the 50+ population, what a boon they could be for the non-profit world.
Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer OpportunitiesGive back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.
Nonprofit Organization Launches Campaign To Teach Adults To SwimAccording to the Centers for Disease Control, a third of American adults are unable to swim the length of a standard size pool. Now, US Masters Swimming is trying to reduce that figure by way of an army of volunteer instructors.
Volunteers Spend Night In Bitter Cold To Help Others Dig Out After Snowstorm Based in Southwest Philadelphia, the group spent their night out in the bitter cold away from their own families to help others.
Delaware County's All-volunteer Ambulance Corps Upset Over Efforts To Bring In Part-time StaffMembers of the Springfield, Delaware County Ambulance Corps fear a decision by the Board of Commissioners to bring in paid staff for some shifts could mark the “beginning of the end” for the only remaining all-volunteer unit in the county.
Brick Township Pulls Together One Year After SandySandy survivors and supporters at the Visitation Relief Center joined thousands of volunteers throughout New Jersey in a day of service to mark the one year anniversary of Super Storm Sandy.
Volunteers Hit The Pavement To Distribute Affordable Care Act InformationShe and a dozen other volunteers canvassed the small businesses on South Street where employees are likely to be part-time and without benefits.