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 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

Mary Anna Feitler, 76, began volunteering with ACRES Land Trust in 1983 as membership secretary. She's shifted into an archivist role.

Complaint 40 years ago begins career

Mary Anna Feitler loves bringing her attention to detail and passion for land preservation to her volunteer work. After nearly 40 years...

July 26, 2020 1:00 am

 Katie Fyfe | The Journal Gazette
Cynthia and Ed Powers bird watch together at  Eagle Marsh Nature Preserve on  June 11.

Couple keep eye on birds at preserve

Ed and Cynthia Powers are a birdwatching dream team. The married couple, 82 and 81 respectively, believe preserving habitat is crucial...

June 28, 2020 1:00 am

 Michelle Davies | The Journal Gazette
Debra Morken, a driver for Homebound Meals, delivers a hot and cold container of food to a client’s home.

Homebound Meals driver finds satisfaction

As the coronavirus pandemic forced business closures and residents to stay inside, community meal providers have been crucial for area...

May 24, 2020 1:00 am