By boat and jet ski, volunteers assist in Ian rescue efforts

SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla. — There was no time to waste. As Hurricane Ian lashed southwest Florida, Bryan Stern, a veteran of the US army, and others started gathering crews, boats and even crowbars for the pressing job that might quickly be at hand: rescuing a whole bunch of people that may get trapped by floodwaters. … Read more

Beckwith and Henry named 2022 Fundraising Volunteers of the Year

Henry, who was a well being coverage administration main at College Park and who later earned his Grasp of Enterprise Administration from Temple College, constructed a 30-year profession at Independence Blue Cross. Henry was launched to the Nice Valley campus throughout a undertaking administration coaching carried out by his firm in 2008. Afterwards, he joined … Read more

Veterans Day parade is on, but needs help to survive

Volunteer organizations, occasions they maintain and their philanthropic influence are notoriously fragile, and Albany ought to know this much better than most cities. For greater than a half-century, the Timber Carnival was held across the Fourth of July in Hub Metropolis. For many years, this was the largest occasion on the town, an enormous flannel-clad … Read more

White House issues national strategy to support home health care

The Biden administration launched a nationwide technique that it stated will present the roadmap wanted for federal, state, and native governments, in addition to companies and communities, to higher help household caregivers. The 2022 Nationwide Technique to Assist Household Caregivers identifies a whole bunch of actions that federal businesses will take to prioritize bettering entry … Read more