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We Are So Excited To Be Part Of 500 Startups

November 25, 2013

It took 492 cups of coffee and a whole bunch of whiteboards. In fact we had to erase and write on over 76 (That’s a lot of markers!) whiteboards. Source

Do Americans Volunteer? Yes, They Do!

Do Americans Volunteer? Yes, They Do!

April 10, 2013

Americans get a bad rap – if you only watched the news, you’d come to the conclusion that we’re all obese diabetic criminals. However, this isn’t true at all – Americans are changing their worlds for the better. In Walden University’s study on social change, they found that 92% of Americans engaged in some form […]

Volunteering in America 2011

Volunteering in America 2011

October 12, 2012

8.1 Billion hours were performed by volunteers in the United States, which is equivalent to every American volunteering for 24 hours non-stop. Source

GoVoluntr

GoVoluntr

October 11, 2012

Some stats on http://www.govoluntr.com and it’s founders when they got into 500 Startups Source

The Volunteers

The Volunteers

September 2, 2012

In these still-tough economic times. It can be hard to find ways to give back. But new data just released by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics show that people acroos the country sre still taking the time to volunteer in their communities. This is a look at some of the data, showing who volunteered […]

Red Cross: 2011 Disaster Response Statisti...

Red Cross: 2011 Disaster Response Statisti…

May 28, 2012

The American red Cross is where people mobilize to help their neighbors – across the street, across the country, and across the world- in emergencies. Each year, in communities large and small, victims of some 70,000 disasters turn to neighbors familiar and new – with more than half a million volunteers and 35,000 employees of […]