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Great Volunteer Stories

September 26, 2018

You care about others, and you are adventuresome. Volunteering overseas appeals to you, but not at the price quoted in the fancy brochures! You and Nelson Santos are kindred spirits. Fortunately, he's blaz...

May 30, 2018

For more than 20 years now the Wilmington Area Rebuilding Ministry (WARM) has been uniting compassionate people to rebuild homes and restore hope by making people safer in their own homes. Very often those who...

January 3, 2018

 From Banker to Builder—Thanks to Habitat for Humanity

Bill Farris is always learning. Each time he volunteers with Habitat for Humanity he learns something—how to swing a hammer, use a saw safely, measure accu...

November 29, 2017

Bringing People Together—To Build Homes, Communities, and Hope From wife, mother, and homemaker to Habitat insulation specialist, Monk Baird leaves no stone unturned.

July 12, 2017

Discover the delights—learning for yourself and sharing with others! Volunteer as a docent at Nashville’s Parthenon or another museum near you and become an ambassador for a place you love. Bob Day and his wif...

April 19, 2017


Being a Docent at the Athens of the South’s Parthenon 

Wesley Paine is Director of the Parthenon in Nashville, TN, the world’s only full-sized replica of the ancient Greek temple. An accomplished actress, as w...

March 8, 2017

Schools use volunteers to build cabinets and other supplies for the classroom

It didn’t take Bill Farris long to find his second profession. The day after retiring from the banking business, he signed on the “d...

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