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Community Matters

Helping Others for the Holidays

Many people see the approaching holidays not only achance to spend time with family and eat fabulous food, but also as an opportunity to give back to the community. Several local organizations are in need of volunteers to ensure that everyone is able to celebrate the holidays this year. If you are looking for a way to give back this season, here are some local volunteer opportunities.


Donate gifts and other items


There may be additional volunteer opportunities available with the organizations listed above, if you contact them directly. If you are unfamiliar with an organization, it is always a good idea to research it on a website like Charity Navigator or Charity Watch before making a donation.

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