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June 30, 2016, 10am PDT
A volunteer organization called The Mission Continues connects veterans with volunteer work around the country. The healing power of their efforts goes both ways.
Fox 2
January 26, 2015, 7am PST
Following the recent news that Architecture for Humanity shut its doors after operating since 1999, FastCo.Design provides more details about what went wrong.
Fast Co. Design
April 6, 2011, 5am PDT
Volunteers in Detroit recently performed a community cleanup in an unlikely location: the old Tiger Stadium.
The Detroit Free Press
September 17, 2010, 7am PDT
<em>Grist</em> looks at the volunteer group in Portland that legally removes unnecessary pavement from places around the city and replaces it with gardens and green space.
January 2, 2010, 1pm PST
Universities bordering impoverished neighborhoods can do more to improve living conditions, according to the founders of LIFT, a group that trains volunteers. The group is featured on this week's episode of <em>Smart City</em>.
Smart City