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Peace Corps pulls volunteers from West Africa due to Ebola – Reuters

National Post Peace Corps pulls volunteers from West Africa due to EbolaReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Peace Corps said on Wednesday it was pulling all 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea because of the spreading Ebola virus that … Continue reading

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As ISIS advances toward Baghdad, a call for fighting volunteers is answered – CNN

CNN As ISIS advances toward Baghdad, a call for fighting volunteers is answeredCNNBaghdad, Iraq (CNN) — They answered the call by the thousands, some walking miles in sweltering heat to volunteer to fight an al Qaeda splinter group barreling towards … Continue reading

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Japanese expert volunteers to help make Vietnamese mines safer – Thanh Nien Daily

Japanese expert volunteers to help make Vietnamese mines saferThanh Nien Daily“Import of anthracite resources to Japan has turned to export of disaster to Vietnam, namely, right now about one person dies per one million ton coal production in Vietnamese coal … Continue reading

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Senior-Information Line Needs Volunteers Who Speak Vietnamese – Sun Gazette

Senior-Information Line Needs Volunteers Who Speak VietnameseSun Gazette… Line Needs Volunteers Who Speak Vietnamese 0 comments. The Fairfax County government's Vietnamese Senior Information Line is seeking bilingual (English/Vietnamese) volunteers to help link older adults and caregivers to government services. vietnamese … Continue reading

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Volunteers flock to aid quake-hit Sichuan

The Sichuan rescue effort has been boosted by the strong involvement of the Chinese public after tremors that left nearly 200 dead and 12,000 injured Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Volunteers track Santa’s progress, answer calls

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (AP) — Most of the thousands of children who call the annual Santa-tracking operation at a Colorado Air Force Base on Christmas Eve ask the usual questions: "Where's Santa, and when will he get here?" … Continue reading

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Volunteers track Santa’s progress, answer calls

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. (AP) — Most of the thousands of children who call the annual Santa-tracking operation at a Colorado Air Force Base on Christmas Eve ask the usual questions: "Where's Santa, and when will he get here?" … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Cultural Center organizing volunteers again to offer free flu shots … – West Seattle Blog (blog)

Vietnamese Cultural Center organizing volunteers again to offer free flu shots …West Seattle Blog (blog)Vietnamese Cultural Center director Lee Bui sends word that the center, along with Puget Sound Pharmacy, will bring flu shots, haircuts, and hot food to Nickelsville … Continue reading

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Japanese volunteers work hard in Vietnam’s remote corners – Thanh Nien Daily

Thanh Nien Daily Japanese volunteers work hard in Vietnam's remote cornersThanh Nien DailyKeisuke Murota, 27, another volunteer, cannot read a textbook for Vietnamese second graders, but he often rolls up his trousers to wade into paddy fields along with locals … Continue reading

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Get more from community service with the Reward Volunteers iPhone app (Appolicious)

Appolicious – Two weeks ago, Cabot Creamery (yes, cheese!) and developer Chalo Inc. kicked off a rewarding initiative for those active in their communities. Through Reward Volunteers, an app for iPhone and iPod Touch, anyone putting forth volunteering and community … Continue reading

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