Community 2.0 is about action

By Julie HoldawayDoing something – physically making a difference – is one of the first steps to building community. At a holiday party last week, I was invited by the Merage Jewish Community Center’ ...

Dec 10, 2013

"Service Days" are perfect volunteer opportunities

By Julie HoldawayWhile volunteers are out and about our neighborhoods year-round, on five particular days they are out en masse.If I were contemplating how to step up my volunteer recruiting, I'd def ...

Nov 25, 2013

Season's givings get early start on 'farm'

OC Register Elle Pitcher, 3, and her mom Helen Seestadt of Newport Beach pick tomatoes at the Incredible Edible Park in Irvine. They were taking part in OneOC's Family Volunteer Day. The veget ...

Nov 18, 2013

Volunteering is Good for Your Health

By Julie HoldawayPublished in the Orange County Register on November 8, 2013From feeding the hungry, to walking for cures to thousands of beach cleanings in between, we unequivocally believe voluntee ...

Nov 12, 2013

What in the world would happen if nobody lent a hand?

By Julie HoldawayPublished in the Orange County Register on March 18, 2013One in four of us volunteers some time for a nonprofit. Here's a look at life if we didn't.Volunteerism is at an all-time hig ...

Mar 18, 2013
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