Generation Y Expert Speaks to the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce on Attracting and Leading the Millennials2008-03-31
| Leadership Consultant and Generation Y Expert, Bea Fields, recently spoke to the Bellevue, Washington, Chamber of Commerce Women in Business Forum on the topic of Leading at the Speed of Y: Attracting, Developing and Leading the Millennial Leader.
Peace Corp Reunion Photo Exhibition
International Peace Corps Show
August 20 - August 30, 20082008-03-14
| In conjunction with the International Peace Corp reunion in May 2008, The Center For Fine Art Photography will be holding an exhibition curated by Dr. Anthony Bannon from the George Eastman House in Rochester, New York.
RYAN BRAUN DONATES NATIONAL LEAGUE "ROOKIE OF THE YEAR" BONUS TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY2008-02-14
| Major League Baseball's Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers, has donated his National League Rookie of the Year bonus of $10,000 to Habitat for Humanity. Braun pledged the donation following his participation as Honorary House Leader during the 2007 Jimmy Carter Work Project in Los Angeles.
SUCCESSFUL EFFORT BY LOCAL TEENS2008-01-22
| Eco Texas, a charity started by area teenagers, was successful in removing a large amount of bamboo and other invasive plant species at its workday on January 19th. The effort was designed to help preserve the local environment and was coordinated with park officials.
Franciscan Friars feature online "Spiritual Toolbox" for National Vocations Awareness Week2008-01-14
| The Franciscan Friars of the Assumption BVM Province introduce the
"Spirtual Toolbox", an online vocation resource, for men discerning, at www.franciscan-friars.org.
Youth Basketball Coaches--Who's Your Mentor?2007-07-19
| Most volunteer youth basketball coaches don't have the time or opportunity to travel to receive further education. A coaches mentor may be a solution.
ProjectScotland smashes traditional stereotypes of volunteering in bold new advertising campaign to double numbers.2007-06-30
| ProjectScotland has launched a new advertising campaign aimed at changing perceptions of volunteering, including reverse graffiti, cinema advertising and Fantasy Chuggers.
Volunteer Appreciation Now a Year-Round Event Thanks to Generous Donation by BC Company2006-05-03
| Incentive Depot urges volunteer organization to recognize personal contribution year round. To assist registered charities to achieve this challenge Incentive Depot announces two new programs for fundraising and recognition, valued at nearly $150,000, that it will donate to qualifying organizations.
Volunteer Expert Quizzes American, "How Would You Solve Poverty?"2006-04-26
| Author and volunteer expert Debra Schweiger Berg is asking Americans for their ideas on how to solve poverty in the United States. Berg is seeking the answers during a National Volunteer Week launch of a bold new survey at www.howwouldyousolvepoverty.com.
2005 CYBERSTALKING STATISTICS
RELEASED BY WORKING TO HALT ONLINE ABUSE
WHOA Shares Its Sixth Year of Statistics2006-02-26
| WHOA (Working to Halt Online Abuse) released their 2005 Cyberstalking statistics today, as well as cumulative statistics for six years, from 2000-20005. WHOA, the oldest and largest all-volunteer online safety organization, has been helping adult victims of cyberstalking since February, 1977.