Volunteering Opportunities – Local Animal Shelters & Rescues

As a blogger on a blog for secular giving I get the chance to feature some ways of giving that matter to me. One of the biggest areas of giving in my life is in the area of animal welfare. My focus in this post is on animals that we keep as pets. There are … Continue reading Volunteering Opportunities – Local Animal Shelters & Rescues

Service Project Ideas – Community Blood Drive

One way that people are of service to others is by giving blood. For the most part, it's an easy process and can sometimes be very quick (unless you're one of those people with small veins or haven't been drinking a lot of water. 🙂 ). It is a great way to bring the community … Continue reading Service Project Ideas – Community Blood Drive

Service Project Ideas – Ramp Building & Home Repair

Because of the great story featured from a volunteer with Ramping 4 Reason I thought I'd share some information I've found on the internet about building ramps and doing other home repairs for people. I do not have the experience building so you will need to contact the organizations in your area that to see … Continue reading Service Project Ideas – Ramp Building & Home Repair

Service Project Ideas – knitting /crocheting /sewing 

If you have a talent for knitting, crocheting, and sewing one way you can help others is by making blankets, scarves, and other needed items for different groups, both locally and nationally. If you would like to keep your donations to helping people in your local area, contact area organizations. I recommend contacting ones you … Continue reading Service Project Ideas – knitting /crocheting /sewing 

Recovering from Religion – Volunteer Profile 2

My name is Rebecca and I volunteer for the Recovering from Religion hotline/chatline. I’ve been doing it for about a year now. At the moment, I work as a lecturer at a small college teaching interdisciplinary science and math, but starting this fall, I’m going back to graduate school (at age 51) to study Mental … Continue reading Recovering from Religion – Volunteer Profile 2

Atheists Helping the Homeless – Denver

This blog journey has been an awesome experience. I have always enjoyed hearing stories from people who are givers. I like that I am able to share their stories with the world. This next story comes from Gary Angel, in Denver, Colorado. He is a leader the Denver chapter of Atheists Helping the Homeless. Here … Continue reading Atheists Helping the Homeless – Denver

Recovering from Religion – Volunteer Spotlight 1

One of the places I volunteer with is Recovering from Religion. I started volunteering in March 2015, right at the time they opened their hotline. Through my time there I've met some good people. We build a bond behind the scenes as we figure out how to best serve the people who contact us. It's … Continue reading Recovering from Religion – Volunteer Spotlight 1