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How To Volunteer On Your Next Vacation

Take time out of your upcoming vacation to help others who area in need.


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Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Give back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.


A pile of bricks sits on some scaffolding at a Habitat for Humanity construction site. (Photo by Butch Dill/Getty Images)

Habitat Director Steps Out On Faith For Addict

It is not many times that Libby Winkler, director of Habitat for Humanity in Anderson County, has stepped out on faith and posted someone’s bond so they could get out of jail.


From left to right: Rachel Harris, A homeless individual, and Jeff Wilson.
(Photo by: Nichole Jaworski/CBS Charlotte)

Local Everyday Hero Spotlight: Dad And Daughter Duo Help The Less Fortunate

(CBS Charlotte) — Throughout every community in the United States, local heroes work tirelessly to make the world a better place. Local heroes give their time and energy to causes that are near and dear […]

CBS Charlotte–03/22/2013

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Best Ways To Experience The Presidential Inauguration In Charlotte

This year’s Presidential Inauguration Jan. 21 coincides with the city’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations. Some citizens will be heading to Washington to attend the inauguration. Others will remain in Charlotte, celebrating President Barack Obama’s second term in office with a day of service, tolerance or observance. No matter how you voted, this historic day promises to be one to celebrate.


(Photo by Nichole Jaworski/CBS Charlotte)

Charlotte Residents Gather For Colorful Run

This past Saturday, hundreds of Charlotte residents braved the frigid temperature (some wearing short sleeve shirts and shorts,) and flocked to Charlotte Motor Speedway — to participate in The Color Run of 2012. The event is […]

CBS Charlotte–11/20/2012

File photo of a woman building a home for Habitat for Humanity (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

All-Woman Team Builds Habitat For Humanity Home

New homeowner Victoria Baldwin received some heartfelt advice from her shepherd at the ribbon cutting for Aiken County Habitat for Humanity’s 88th house.



Best Consignment Shops For Dorm Rooms And College Apartments

When it comes to “back to school” for college students, whether it be a dorm room or that first or second apartment on campus… just a few nice and key pieces for “burning the midnight oil”, lounging with friends or simply hanging out with roommates is essential. Here are a few places we thought were great for when the time comes to decorate that college pad!

CBS Charlotte–08/17/2011


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