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Organizing A Day Of Service In Your Community

Recruiting volunteers is an ongoing process for most volunteer coordinators. You likely deal with groups that want to volunteer once as well as with people who want to volunteer on a regular basis. Planning and participating in a day of service is a great way to help those interested in volunteering to learn about your […]

4 Ways to Become a Leader in Your Community

We all love our communities, but even the best communities can use a little improvement now and then. What better way to bring new ideas to life than becoming a leader in your community and implementing them yourself? As a leader, you can motivate others and inspire the kind of change that turns into a […]

How to get involved with a volunteer fire department

Getting involved with a volunteer fire department is an incredibly rewarding way to make a positive contribution to your community. It is often a stepping stone to starting a career in a full-time fire department.  That said, it’s not something that everyone can undertake. It takes a great deal physical stamina and mental strength to […]