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Dozens shave their heads during fundraiser for childhood cancer research

Archived, 13 days ago From upnorthlive.com 

Traverse City, MICHIGAN - Dozens of people in Traverse City shaved their heads for the St. Baldricks Foundation to help raise money for childhood cancer research.

It all went down Saturday morning at 7 Monks.

Men and women signed up to have their ...

Hundreds turn out to Empty Bowl Brunch fundraiser in Columbus

Archived, 13 days ago From ledger-enquirer.com 

Columbus, GEORGIA - As usual, Valerie Figgins of Columbus and her family members were at the Empty Bowl Brunch.

They were among hundreds who came to eat soup, bread and desserts on Sunday while supporting the Kid’s Cafe program of the Feeding the Valley F ...

United Way reads with elementary school students

Archived, 13 days ago From edhat.com 

Santa Barbara, CALIFORNIA - United Way of Santa Barbara County’s (UWSBC) Young Leaders Society (YLS) visited Franklin and El Camino Elementary Schools to share a passion for reading and donate books and funds to both campuses as part of the United We Read volunteer event on Feb ...

YMCA program helps cancer survivors improve their health and their outlook

Archived, 15 days ago From pilotonline.com 

Norfolk, VIRGINIA - Cancer. Just mention of the word can send chills down the spine.

It’s among the most dreaded diagnoses a person can hear from a doctor.

Yet many support groups exist to help cancer patients fight the disease, and one of ...

American Red Cross sets up shelter in Fulton County

Archived, 15 days ago From wpsdlocal6.com 

Paducah, KENTUCKY - The American Red Cross has opened a shelter in Hickman, Kentucky, to help people stay warm and safe.

Fulton County is in a local state of emergency. That's what Fulton county emergency management declared Friday morning. The National W ...

United Way offers free tax help

Archived, 15 days ago From king5.com 

Seattle, WASHINGTON - The United Way of King County is offering free tax help, but so far participation has been slow.

The free tax service is the 15th year for the program and is considered one of the best ways to fight poverty. Instead of people paying hu ...

Pillowcase Project helps children prepare for severe weather

Archived, 15 days ago From abc7chicago.com 

Chicago, ILLINOIS - The American Red Cross has teamed up with Disney and is teaching children in Illinois the importance of disaster preparedness.

ABC 7 visited one elementary school to show how a pillowcase can bring a little comfort in times of an emerg ...

Fill the Boot campaign kicks off today

Archived, 15 days ago From kristv.com 

Corpus Christi, TEXAS - Donating to a good cause has never been so convenient.

Intersections across Corpus Christi today will be occupied by members of the Corpus Christi Professional Firefighters Association Local #936 for the annual Fill the Boot campaign. ...

5,000 students will spend their spring break working alongside habitat homeowners in local communities

Archived, 16 days ago From justmeans.com 

Northampton, MASSACHUSETTS - More than 5,000 college and high school students will spend their spring break this year helping people in need of a decent and affordable place to call home. The students will travel to 35 U.S. states to help build homes and improve local communitie ...

Mobile food bank brings fresh produce to low-income Sacramento area neighborhoods

Archived, 16 days ago From sacbee.com 

Sacramento, CALIFORNIA - Shaki Eurie brought a small shopping cart to Arcade Church on Marconi Avenue on Thursday, ready to collect as many potatoes, apples, carrots and onions as she could carry. She’s making soup this week for the two adults and four children she cares for ...

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