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National Make a Difference Day

by Miriam - October 24th, 2009.
Filed under: General, Nonprofit.

VolunteersToday is the observance of the 19th “Make A Difference” Day.  Sponsored by USA Weekend, this is one of several national and international opportunities and promotions to encourage volunteerism in your community.  Here are some links to check out:

USA Weekend Make a Difference Day

Volunteer Match

While USA Weekend touts October 24 as Make a Difference Day, the United States officially observes National Volunteer Week in April

Presidential Proclamation

The point, however, is not to merely observe the “official” day for volunteering.  The point is to volunteer as a part of your lifestyle.  What do you do to “give back” to your community?  How do you spend your time making your world a better place?  How do you “count” in the world?

What you do doesn’t matter – what matters is that you “do work”  in your community in a way that is personally meaningful to you.  So…

Go – Do – Make a Difference

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