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Leona Davis runs Forget Me Knot Flowers from her Haddonfield home, delivering donated wedding flowers to residents in nursing homes, cancer centers and women's shelters in the Philadelphia area.
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Mike DeNardo
February 17, 2020 - 4:00 am
A South Jersey nonprofit has given a second life to wedding flowers that would otherwise be tossed out. Read more here.
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Volunteers making food  in the kitchen at Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance.
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John McDevitt
November 28, 2019 - 2:43 pm
For hundreds in the Greater Philadelphia area, delivering gourmet Thanksgiving meals to people with life-threatening illnesses is a Thanksgiving tradition. Read more here.
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Students volunteering at Penrose Elementary School.
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Justin Udo
November 25, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Some Philadelphia grade school students got a lesson in giving back as they prepare for the Thanksgiving holiday while classmates got a chance to support each other and their families. Read more here.
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Bon Air Fire Company in Haverford Township.
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KYW Staff
September 04, 2019 - 5:22 pm
A volunteer fire company in Haverford Township was shut down Wednesday after they discovered one of its members was involved with an extremist group. Read more here.
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Alternative Baseball Organization
Alternative Baseball Organization
Antionette Lee
May 19, 2019 - 1:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A baseball team that started in rural Georgia is breaking barriers across the country. The league, coming to Philly this fall, will give people with special needs and autism a shot on the diamond. Taylor Duncan , 22, started the team in 2016. Duncan, who was diagnosed...
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Volunteering.
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May 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Is it really volunteering if you're being volun-told to do it? Massachusetts crowned its pageant-winning Honey Queen, whose love of beekeeping began when her mom forced her to "volunteer" to help with her bee hives. She...
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One Day At A Time
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Paul Kurtz
May 15, 2019 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Armed with push brooms, air blowers, shovels and trash bags, a cleanup crew of nearly a dozen people methodically made their way east from 18th Street and Susquehanna Avenue to Broad Street. The street cleaners with One Day At A Time (ODAAT) — a drug and alcohol...
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Volunteers.
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Ian Bush
May 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Comcast is turning up the volume on volunteering this weekend. The country's largest cable provider says it will have tens of thousands of people pitching in on projects across the world on Saturday, including in its home city of Philadelphia. Bob Smith heads up...
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Darby Creek watershed cleanup
Courtesy of Darby Creek Valley Association
Molly Daly
April 12, 2019 - 5:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of volunteers are expected to take part Saturday morning in the 35th annual Darby Creek Valley Association's Darby Creek watershed cleanup, and there's still time to sign up. DCVA Executive Director Susan Miller said the three-hour cleanup starts at 9 a.m.,...
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Keon Gerow
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Cherri Gregg
February 13, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Keon Gerow, pastor of Catalyst Church in West Philadelphia, describes his congregation as one of activism and progress. The Morehouse College and Princeton University graduate grew up in poverty in Baltimore. He did not know his father, but his single mother, despite...
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