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'Brighten Up Their Day': 8-Year-Old Girl Relishes In Volunteering On MLK Jr. Holiday For the last 34 years, Volunteers of America has been celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by opening its doors to those in need.
MLK Day Is Not A Day Off But A ‘Day On’ For OthersThe volunteers worked by building bike racks and sorting seeds at more than a dozen nonprofits.
One Love: Teen Who Started Charity To Help Kids in Tanzania Surprised With TripA group of teenagers came together to surprise a student who has spent the past several years giving back to her homeland of Tanzania.
Pets Are Family, Too When It Comes To Helping Furloughed Government WorkersColorado Pet Pantry is teaming up with Jewish Family Services to help furloughed government workers feed their their pets as well as their families.
'Together With Karen Leigh' Show, 1/18 & 1/20Watch this week's "Together With Karen Leigh" show in its entirety, and see a list of links from the show.
Furloughed Employees Volunteer To Help Others During ShutdownWith no end to the government shutdown in sight, some furloughed workers are getting busy volunteering to help others.
Parents Who Lost Son To Suicide Hope to Save OthersOne family is hoping to spread the message of hope in the wake of the loss of one of their own.
World Class Skier Chris Anthony Introduces Skiing To Younger GenerationNearly three dozen children from Aurora learned how to ski at Loveland Ski Area thanks to the Chris Anthony Youth Initiative Project.
Seniors 'Liven Up Lives' Of Students (And Vice Versa) At Memory Care FacilitySome high school students found out the people living at Chelsea Place Memory Care Facility are anything but quiet.
Alpine Bank Joins List Of Businesses Helping Furloughed Federal WorkersAlpine Banks of Colorado is helping federal employees affected by the partial government shutdown.
Calling All 'Cuddlers' To VolunteerWanted: baby cuddlers. At UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital, volunteers can sign up to comfort tiny babies who are in the NICU.
'Selling Out Like Hotcakes': Nonprofit Handing Out Free, Discounted TreesThere may be snow on the ground but your time to get a free or deeply discounted tree for planting this spring is running out.