INTERVIEW: Day of Caring

EUGENE, Ore. — The caring power of our community will be front and center Wednesday as people come together for the 21st annual Day of Caring. Local volunteer work teams partner with local nonprofit agencies to complete projects. Noreen Dunnells, United Way of Lane County CEO, stopped by KEZI 9 News to talk about volunteering.

United Way Celebrates Day of Caring

EUGENE, Ore. — The United Way of Lane County is hosting its 20th annual Day of Caring on Wednesday, and participants will be able to give back to the community in many different ways. The Day of Caring is a day when volunteers can help local non-profits that are in need of assistance, and this … Continue reading »

Restaurant Donates to Sandy Effort

CRESWELL, Ore. — As we see the video and hear the stories from the East Coast, people all across the country are digging into their wallets to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy. ABC joined forced with all of its affiliates for a Day of Giving. Already, millions of dollars in donations have poured in. … Continue reading »

Springfield Students Participate in Day of Caring

May 18, 2012 By Jessica Debbas SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Hundreds of Springfield High School students took their work outside the classroom Friday and volunteered in community service projects all across the city. “The whole point of “Day of Caring” is to get students engaged in the community, working with community members to give back, to … Continue reading »