August 23, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun
Volunteers at the Jeremy and Sarah Wilson farm south of Jamestown worked their way through the rows of head-high sweet corn Thursday, harvesting the best ears to help feed those in need in the region.
August 6, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
Kristy Eastlund of Alexandria is a natural caregiver. She’s patient, caring, compassionate and quick to offer food or help with chores when someone is in need.
Despite that, she adamantly said “no” when a friend encouraged her to become a hospice volunteer. Continue Reading
July 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
PARSHALL Ambulance volunteers in western North Dakota are so stressed they can’t leave for a weekend because there’s no one to cover for them, said the director of an Oil Patch ambulance service. Continue Reading
June 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
Good help is hard to find. But when the help is there, it’s even harder to keep around. Just ask the Dickinson Fire Department. Dickinson has been growing quickly over the last four years due to an oil boom on this side of the state, but that growth has not translated into more volunteers for the city’s fire department. Continue Reading
June 13, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton presented a proclamation deeming April 10, 2013 as Health Care Volunteer Day. Continue Reading
April 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
One of the primary functions of SHIINE volunteers is to help seniors with their Medicare questions.
April 13, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe
The Nobles County Emergency Operations Center will be open on Sunday from noon to 5 p.m.
Groups or individuals in the community who are interested in volunteering to help with the clean-up effort are asked to contact the Nobles County Emergency Operation Center at 295-5359. Continue Reading
March 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic
BROOKINGS (AP) SDSU Extension is looking for South Dakotans to join a national network of volunteer precipitation observers to track rain, hail and snow across the state.
March 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
These teen volunteers represent the diversity of the South Dakota urban, rural and reservation communities and public, private and home-schooled.