The Durham Herald: Volunteers

Mar. 22, 2014 @ 09:54 AM

Volunteer of the Week

Durham Academy senior Kent Sutton is a natural leader, dedicated not only to making a difference in the world, but to inspiring other young people to do the same.


Mar. 15, 2014 @ 10:34 AM

Volunteer of the Week

Sojourners Sunday School Class

Watts Street Baptist Church

Volunteers for 13 years


Mar. 08, 2014 @ 11:49 AM

Want to volunteer? Here are some opportunities

For more info on how you can “make it work,” check out the following opportunities. For more details, contact Dalia Place at (919) 613-4515 or dalia@thevolunteercenter.org.


Mar. 01, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Volunteer of the Week

If you’ve ever been to the Butterfly House at the Museum of Life and Science, chances are you’ve met Saeed Rashdi


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 12:09 PM

Volunteer opportunities in the area

For more information on how to serve others, check out the following opportunities. For more details, contact Dalia Place at (919) 613-4515 or dalia@thevolunteercenter.org.


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 11:41 AM

Volunteer of the Week

he Durham Chapter of The Links wears many hats at Genesis Home. Last year, more than 40 members volunteered, serving as parents’ workshop leaders, youth enrichment facilitators and family engagement coordinators. 


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 11:37 PM

Volunteer opportunities in the area

“The highest test of the civilization of any race is in its willingness to extend a helping hand to the less fortunate.”

-- Booker T. Washington


Feb. 08, 2014 @ 11:34 AM

Volunteer of the Week

Atrayus Goode

Movement of Youth

Volunteer for 8 years


Feb. 01, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Volunteer of the Week

When Beth Maxwell retired as executive director of the Volunteer Center of Durham, she barely paused to catch her breath before volunteering with the Executive Service Corps.


Jan. 25, 2014 @ 12:28 PM

Volunteer of the Week

Carolyn, Marisa, Frank and Collin Beatty are dedicated to the most difficult, abandoned dogs and cats. They are extra eyes and ears, helping to keep the kennels and cat rooms happy and healthy places.


Jan. 18, 2014 @ 11:48 AM

MLK Day of Service and other volunteer options

Serving others is always a good thing to do.  For more information about the following opportunities, contact Dalia Place at (919) 613-4515 or dalia@thevolunteercenter.org.


Jan. 16, 2014 @ 06:56 AM

Volunteer of the Week

Donna Brown

Carolina Tiger Rescue

Volunteer for 3 years


Jan. 11, 2014 @ 12:37 PM

Volunteer opportunities in the area

You can make someone’s life better by volunteering. For more info about the following opportunities, contact Dalia Place at (919) 613-4515 or dalia@thevolunteercenter.org.


Jan. 11, 2014 @ 11:31 AM

Volunteer of the Week

Barbara Blue

Junior Leadership Durham

Volunteer for 4 years


Jan. 04, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

Volunteer of the Week

Sandy Demeree serves as secretary of the Durham Community Land Trust’s board of directors, chair of the Community and Resident Education Committee, and member of the West End Neighborhood Association. In these capacities, Sandy engages and encourages residents to identify and help resolve issues in the area.