volunteerism

Seniors
11:17 am
Thu May 9, 2013

Senior Corps Week Highlights Volunteers

Credit Senior Corps

Older adults provide more than 80 million hours of volunteer service in southern Illinois, western Kentucky and across the country.

This is Senior Corps Week. Senior Corps is part of the federal Corporation for National & Community Service. CEO Wendy Spencer said seniors are volunteering at a record rate.

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Society
4:26 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

Grimes Collects Public Opinion on Increasing Kentucky's Civic Health

Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes stopped in Murray today in an effort to gather public opinion about ways to improve the civic health of the state after finishing the Kentucky Civic Health Index earlier this year. The civic health index identifies strengths and weaknesses in the overall public participation and civic literacy.

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