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Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, join Keep Durham Beautiful and our partners at NC Wildlife Federation, Bull City Trailblazers, and Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association to help beautify Durham and protect the health of our watersheds by removing litter from park grounds, creeks, and streets. MORE DETAILS HERE We will have several […]

If you’ve been looking to do some volunteer work during the pandemic, this is the perfect opportunity in Durham. The COVID-19 crisis has worsened food access to people already struggling to be fed and added new people to the population in need. Durham County Government and community partners have an opportunity to work together to […]

Marketing and media maven Karen Civil traveled to Haiti over the weekend to open the doors of the Live Civil Computer Lab at the House of Hope Orphanage in Titanyen.

If you are looking to help in the recovery efforts around the Carolinas here are a few good resources:

After Hurricane Matthew made its way through the Atlantic and up the east coast, hundreds were reported dead in Haiti, 10 in North Carolina, six in Florida, four in Georgia and one in South Carolina, according to ABC11. Pictures: The Aftermath Of What Hurricane Matthew Did To North Carolina Naturally, many will want to help. […]

Thousands of women (and men) are banding together to share their stories and fight to find a cure for breast cancer. With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, social media activists have sought to maintain a culture of awareness for the better -- and sometimes the worse.

Our country will recognize Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday. Remember, it’s a day on, not a day off! Chances are that your kids will be out of school on Monday in honor of the holiday. We have some volunteer options that are perfect for kids. Check out these opportunities listed on WRAL.com:   […]

The Orange County RSVP 55+ Volunteer Program is seeking older adult volunteers who want to help students to improve their reading skills. Tutor training will be available on Tuesday, September 9, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. for new and returning RSVP volunteers serving the Orange County Schools. The training will take place at the […]

The Chargers Teen Volunteer Program offers a volunteer opportunity for teens ages 13-14 to participate in park beautification projects within Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department. Participants will engage in fun, educational activities that address important environmental issues at several local parks. The program focuses on the importance of volunteer service and a teen’s […]

You might still be full from Thanksgiving and your feet and wallet may still be aching from Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but today’s unofficial…

On Wednesday, September 11, local businesses, groups, and individuals will unite to honor those lost on 9/11 by volunteering on more than 40 service projects. The Day of Service will conclude with an evening commemoration and service projects at the Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh. Help us reach our goal of mobilizing 1,500 volunteers […]