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'Dire' need as giving season commences

...turn to the organization in their time of need also look forward to this annual opportunity to give back with their volunteer services. It connects them to their community, Lovishchuk said."Our patrons assemble the boxes and bring out the boxes to the cars...
My Turn: Help first lady Donna Walker put the "unity" in community and nominating someone in your community who demonstrates a personal commitment to long-term volunteer service, and who has had a significant impact on the lives of Alaskans. The nomination period ends March 2. Awardees are...
Two Southeast Alaska youth honored for volunteerism at national award ceremony earlier this month for their outstanding volunteer service during the 20th annual presentation of The Prudential...identify and recognize young people for outstanding volunteer service ? and, in so doing, inspire others to volunteer...
Nominations sought for Volunteer Awards

...ANCHORAGE ? First Lady Donna Walker has invited Alaskans to nominate fellow citizens who have performed extraordinary volunteer service for the First Lady's Volunteer of the Year Awards.Started by First Lady Bella Hammond in 1974, the program recognizes...
When minutes matter

...minutes have also made a difference in the department's effectiveness in fighting fires.But after 31 years of volunteer service with the Craig Volunteer Fire Department, Coffey recently retired. So did firefighters Jon Bolling, who is also...
My Turn: Celebrating Juneau's sense of community

...Assembly members' time to support these boards. Add these hours in and you have at least 2,000 hours of CBJ volunteer services each year. From where I sit, the numbers and quality of volunteers that we have in service make a tremendous difference...
Paying it forward people from across the state who received the award, which goes to people who show remarkable commitment to volunteer service and who have made a substantial impact in their community. She and the others - from Akhiok, Eagle River, Anchorage...
My Turn: A time to recognize good work

...I invite you to participate by nominating someone in Juneau who demonstrates a personal commitment to long-term volunteer service, and who has had a significant impact on the lives of Alaskans.Last year's recipients included a volunteer firefighter...
Ingeborg Lorensen

...Lorensen, and two grandchildren Brian (dec.) and Carrie. Inge was well known to many Juneau residents from her volunteer service as the President of the Friends of the Alaska State Museum and her involvement with the Friends of the Library...
Former first lady Barbara Bush remains hospitalized in Houston

...appearances. Last week, they honored a Houston businessman and philanthropist with a Points of Light Award, a volunteer service award started by the former president.The former first lady had a reputation for bluntness when her husband was...


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