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 Michelle Davies | The Journal Gazette
Aaron Robles is a volunteer with St. Joseph Missions in the shelter, which is undergoing renovations.

Marketing experience benefits shelter

Aaron Robles, 29, may be volunteering with a young organization, but the passion he shares with fellow volunteers and board members to...

December 27, 2020 1:00 am

 Michelle Davies | The Journal Gazette
Joan Gumbert is a board member of the Christmas Bureau and chairperson of the Adopt-a-Family Committee.

Holiday season brings chance to spread joy

Sharing the joy of Christmas for families that are less fortunate and witnessing the generosity of the community brings joy to Joan...

November 22, 2020 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
Stephanie Owens is a board member for Lennoxs Legacy Rescue in Decatur.

Desire to help 'misfits' leads to time with rescue

Rescuing animals in need of a little extra love and care and giving them a second chance has been a cornerstone for volunteer Stephanie...

October 25, 2020 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
 Denise Snyder, a registered nurse, volunteers at Matthew 25 Health & Dental Clinic.
 

Nurse comes full circle in her vocation

Denise Snyder wanted to use her nursing skills to help people get the health care they needed.

September 27, 2020 1:00 am

 Mike Moore | The Journal Gazette
 Debbie Smith is a volunteer at The Lighthouse Biblical Life Recovery Center on Hobson Road.

Retiree helping in ways small, large

Faith and a personal connection led Debbie Smith to volunteer with The Lighthouse Biblical Life Recovery Center. The 65-year-old...

August 23, 2020 1:00 am