College Students Choosing Volunteerism Over Partying During Spring Break

A new trend is spreading among college students to choose to volunteer during Spring Break instead of partying.


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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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5 Fun Activities To Get The Family Outdoors

Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.


President Barack Obama (R) walks with former President George H. W. Bush past Bush's portrait through the cross hall to an event in the East Room of the White House July 15, 2013. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Praises H.W. Bush For Volunteer Initiative

President Barack Obama welcomed President George H.W. Bush to the White House on Monday in a salute to public service and to the drive for volunteerism.


Arlington Day of Service (Joel Thomas/CBSDFW)

North Texans Set Out On ‘Day Of Service’

In cities across North Texas, the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday was marked with a day of service.


The first truck pulls away from North Texas as it heads to provide relief from Hurricane Sandy in New York City (Credit: CBSDFW.com)

Texas Baptist Men Responding To Hurricane Sandy

The Texas Baptist Men is sending a group of 60 volunteers to New York City to aid in the relief following Hurricane Sandy.


The production line at the General Motors assembly plant in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo credit General Motors)

GM Workers Rolling Up Their Sleeves In The Community

Some workers at the Arlington General Motors plant are taking time away from the production line this week to provide some hands-on community service.


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Math & Science Education Needs Highlighted As CEOs Volunteer

A new hands-on education project had dozens of North Texas business executives busy this morning, volunteering at an elementary school in the Dallas Independent School District.


Sabre volunteer at Rocky Top Ranch and Therapy Center. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Sabre Employees Volunteer At Rocky Top Ranch

More than a hundred volunteers stepped away from their desk jobs, rolled up their sleeves, and went to work on a North Texas ranch, Tuesday. Executives and employees at Southlake-based Sabre Industries kicked off their “Give Time Together” campaign, by volunteering at Rocky Top Ranch and Therapy Center in Keller.



Dallas VA Hospital Needing Volunteers For Holidays

Christmas came early at the Dallas VA Hospital Thursday. Volunteers, many of whom are veterans or active military themselves, packed and delivered some 400 gift bags for patients who otherwise might not have a holiday at all.


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Family Guide To Thanksgiving Volunteering

If you have been inspired this holiday season to serve others, we have a few opportunities to mention if you aren’t sure what to do.


From left, country artists Randy Travis, Charley Pride, Sonny Burgess and others sing Christmas Carols to children while volunteering at Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth. (Credit: Cook Children's)

Texas Country Artist Finds Inspiration Volunteering At Cook Children’s

Nathan Amezquita, 16, of Odessa, is trying his hand at guitar. Although the teenager admits learning the chords can be difficult, guitar lessons are perhaps the easiest part of his day.