Older Americans Month 2020

Around the nation, older adults make their marks every day as volunteers, employees, employers, parents, grandparents, mentors, and advocates. They offer their time, talents, and experience to the benefit of our communities.

For 57 years, Older Americans Month (OAM) has been a special time to recognize these contributions. Led by the Administration for Community Living (ACL) […]

Volunteer Opportunities during Coronavirus

Austin Free Net

Austin Free-Net is engaged with the City of Austin partners in Digital Inclusion in making ready 150 work stations and PC’s  for deployment to families in need.  Volunteers will be doing the prep work for the distribution event. Volunteers are needed to sort the units, pre-register and accompany the workstations with their appropriate paperwork and […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Horace P. Williams, Buffalo Soldiers/First Ladies of Texas

Horace P. Williams is the
President and co-founder of the Company A, 9th Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers/First
Ladies of Texas. The Buffalo Soldiers are part of the Texas State Parks,
Heritage & Outreach Program. 

Horace is a retired Army veteran
who is a civilian employee working at Camp Mabry. He served two tours in
Vietnam and was wounded in 1996 while serving […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Lavon Marshall

Since 2001, Lavon Marshall has actively served with the St David’s Medical Center Healthcare Volunteers (SDMCHV), which has a volunteer base of 450 active volunteers who enhance and support patient care in a 400 bed facility. Lavon has served as an Executive Board Member in several roles: Treasurer, Vice-President, President, and Senior Advisor in addition […]

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