Veteran gets help in battle with ALS | Di Ionno

While he was constructing Brody's playset, Fleming noticed his hands seemed weaker and less dexterous. "I thought it was … His church, Madison Presbyterian, has also held a fundraiser and sends waves of volunteers to help the family. In the fight

HorsePower Therapeutic Riding volunteer orientation slated

All volunteers must be 14 years old or older. Program (hands-on) volunteers must have two years of experience with horses and be very comfortable catching, grooming, tacking and handling horses. Program volunteers both lead horses and walk beside …

Volunteers help clean flooded Valley Park horse ranch

VALLEY PARK, MO (KTVI) – Plenty of helping hands at Valley Mount Ranch in Valley Park. Volunteers pitched in to clean up the horse ranch located near I-44 and highway 141. The farm's owner says water poured into the main barn and filled the new barn …

Colorado Springs girl gets new bionic hand for free

“My teacher in the morning, we shake hands and he is always forgetting to shake this hand instead of this hand, and I will be able to shake him with this hand instead of this hand,” Hurst said. The hand was designed and built by volunteers using 3D

Volunteers cook up Christmas spirit at BMCC

It takes a lot of moving parts and helping hands to cook dinner for 600 people. Several dozen volunteers were up to the task Thursday afternoon at Blue Mountain Community College, prepping for the school's 45th annual Community Christmas Eve Dinner.

Volunteers fill gift baskets for needy

The Tiny Hands Foundation hosted its 14th annual Holiday Basket Brigade Saturday at the Boys & Girls Club of Sarasota on Fruitville Road. More than 400 people volunteered to fill 1,000 holiday baskets filled with toys, food and other holiday goodies

Volunteers offer 'helping hands' in downtown Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A group of volunteers helped the homeless and less fortunate in Youngstown on Saturday. “Holiday Helping Hands” met downtown to pass out food, clothes and toiletries to families in need. This is the second time the group …

Highland Park nonprofit takes the homelessness problem into its own hands

Members of a Highland Park nonprofit, Recycled Resources for the Homeless, took the homelessness crisis into their own hands, finding the church and recruiting volunteers for an experiment in grass-roots activism. "People are in imminent danger," said …

Helping Hands: How to help this holiday season

Details: Two or three bilingual volunteers needed 1-4 p.m. through Dec. 11 to help sign up families in the Pantry; three to four volunteers to help pick up toys 5:45 p.m. Dec. 17 and 5 p.m. Dec. 21; 10-15 volunteers needed Dec. 22 to help set up the

Little Rock's 'Helping Hand' looking for help beyond Thanksgiving

'Helping Hand' collected enough food to put together 322 boxes of complete meals for families in need. “We had a lot of volunteers in here who normally don't,” said Priddy. Holidays bring volunteers out of the wood work. At 'Our House' help is crucial