• Events planned to mark National Day of Service and Remembrance

    WASHINGTON — Sept. 11 is a National Day of Service and Remembrance, and there are many events going on in the D.C. region to mark the day. Thousands of volunteers are gathering on the National…

  • Volunteer opportunities abound this holiday season

    As the holiday approaches, many are thinking of giving back. There are hundreds of opportunities in the D.C. region to volunteer.

  • Greater DC Cares dissolves after declaring bankruptcy

    Greater DC Cares, an organization that connected some 40,000 Washington area volunteers with more than 700 nonprofits, has shut its doors for lack of funding.

  • Cherry blossom festival searches for volunteers

    For those interested in an inside perspective on
    the festival, opportunities are available at
    myriad events all over the city.

  • 5th National Day of Service to honor MLK legacy

    The National Day of Service started with
    President Barack Obama\’s inauguration in 2009
    and has occurred every year since. There will be
    dozens of service projects throughout the D.C.
    region over the course of the weekend, and the
    main event will be held Saturday on the National
    Mall from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.