August 29, 2012 The 5K Foam Fest raises money for charitable groups, including Shared Hope International, an organization that combats human trafficking.
August 29, 2012 The Wiconi Wawokiya, Inc. shelter serves more than 350 victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse.
August 28, 2012 Circles Wyoming volunteers are matched with people who want to escape poverty. They then coach, role model and have fun with their "intentional" friends.
August 28, 2012 Tracy's Sanctuary House in Bismarck provides lodging for families of patients being treated in a nearby hospital.
August 28, 2012 The Hattiesburg Jaycees hold an annual blood drive to replenish the area's blood supply.
August 27, 2012 Hui o Ko'olaupoko works with landowners in Windward Oahu to improve and conserve threatened land and to restore the watershed.
August 27, 2012 The Women Over 90 Project art exhibit includes photos and stories from fifth grade girls who visited a nursing home.
August 25, 2012 Hike For KaTREEna is dedicated to reforesting the city and have helped to plant 13,400 trees since 2006.
August 24, 2012 The Hall of Fallen American Heroes is long and wide. There is a portrait of Bill Clinton. Over there is a sculpture of Tiger Woods. Toppled from that pedestal is Gary Hart. Watch out for the broken busts of John Edwards, Richard Nixon, Pete Rose, Mark McGwire and many, many others. Should the curators now make room for Armstrong?
August 24, 2012 For just $1, the Basketball in the Barrio camp teaches kids crossover dribbling, along with peace and harmony.
August 24, 2012 On Saturday, University of Alabama students can choose to refurbish a neighborhood baseball diamond, clean-up a local high school, create a carnival or do something else worthwhile.
August 23, 2012 The seasons are showing up sooner, and girls are developing earlier. We get financial information earlier, and McDonald's just announced it's serving breakfast earlier. What effect will all this earliness ultimately have on our culture? It's too early to tell.
August 21, 2012 The Mid-America Murals Project travels around the country helping communities create visual poems on downtown buildings.