Record Volunteer Turnout Expected for King Day of Service

Obama’s Call to Service Generates Huge Response with 12,000 Projects Nationwide

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — President-elect Obama’s call for Americans to join in service to honor Dr.
Martin Luther...Read more

7 Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in Houston Guide to Houston

There are a cavalcade of ways to celebrate MLK Day in Houston this weekend. Here are seven:

1. Cheer for Yao Ming and the Rockets as they take on Chauncey Billups and the Denver Nuggets. It’s a rare 1 p.m....Read more

Extending the Florida Trail

St. Petersburg Times (Florida)

Mitch Almon is doing a great thing by extending the Florida Trail across Hernando, opening seldom-explored corners of our beautiful county to residents and, hopefully, attracting visitors willing to drop a few bucks into the local economy.

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NBC Universal Foundation Awards SCA Green Grant


NBC Universal Foundation will award the Student Conservation Association, National Environment Education Foundation, New York Restoration Project and Los Angeles Conservation Corps with green grants to support public secondary education programs in underserved communities. NBC Universal...Read more

Green Ethics: Values, Hard Work

The Seattle Times

SCA volunteers work on the historic Ipsut Patrol Cabin, damaged by flooding in November 2006.

TWO milestones are timely...Read more

Volunteers are 'the very soul' of GGNRA

San Francisco Chronicle

The 75,500-acre Golden Gate National Recreation Area has always broken new ground, starting with its establishment in the 1970s as one of the country’s first urban national parks and continuing today with its unparalleled success in luring city dwellers. The sweeping park, home to...Read more


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