Volunteers Step Out to Start the New Year

Volunteers Step Out to Start the New Year

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut More than 3 million New Yorkers will make volunteering a part of their lifestyle in 2018, if history is any measure. A brief survey of volunteerism in the Greater Jamestown Area and Chautauqua County makes it clear that volunteering is a powerful engine of support for local communities. The most […]

Holiday Helpers Deliver Christmas Cheer

Holiday Helpers Deliver Christmas Cheer

Submitted by: Walt Pickut & Julia Eppehimer Whether standing outside in the blustery cold, singing, ringing a bell (or even blowing a trumpet), brightening patients’ days with flowers, or making new friends serving lunch to the unemployed or homeless, the consensus seems clear. The greatest reward of volunteering in the holiday season is meeting the […]