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Gann Valley woman named SD postmaster of year

July 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Volunteerism, dedication net Ellen Speck award.

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DWU’s Service Day set for Tuesday

April 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Students to fan across community helping and planting trees.
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More than 1,000 fill Corn Palace to pack meals for the hungry

April 29, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Impact Lives is a Minneapolis-based nonprofit that is dedicated to creating sustainable change, and changing people, not just their circumstances. Continue Reading

At 80, Greenway not done serving

March 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

For 53 years, local man has devoted time and leadership to local boards.
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Minnesotans plunging into giving season

November 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Whether motivated by guilt, God or family tradition — or maybe a tax break — Minnesotans are plunging into the season of giving. Continue Reading

Costumed superheroes visit Granite Falls, Willmar to commit anonymous good deeds

May 4, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR There was a slight commotion as three costumed men strode into the lobby of the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter Wednesday morning.
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To engage immigrant volunteers, relationships matter

April 19, 2011 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR The hospital volunteer coordinator was having trouble with her young Somali volunteers.
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Community volunteers help Rice Care Center residents decorate cookies for holiday season

November 22, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR – Hands young and old spread colorful icing on holiday cookies Monday at the Rice Care Center. Trays quickly filled with dozens of star- and cloud-shaped cookies frosted in blue, green, pink and yellow and dusted with sprinkles. For volunteers and nursing home residents, it was an occasion to savor a favorite Christmas tradition together.
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