Tag Archives: food drive

A Guide to Food Bank Giving

During the holidays, many people are thinking of ways to give back to their local community. While they prepare Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner, they reflect on those who don’t have enough to eat and decide that they would like to … Continue reading

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Stepping Up to the Challenge

When it comes to volunteers, the need nearly always exceeds the supply. In the past, I’ve had many head-banging hours attempting to recruit people. Along the way, I’ve learned the elements of a good volunteer experience: a concrete result, the … Continue reading

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