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Global Youth Service Day and National Volunteer Week are both observed in April. So this month, we want to show our gratitude to the amazing volunteers who promote the missions of youth- and family-serving organizations.
We call it the Thank-a-Volunteer Campaign, and this is our second year running it.
Here’s how it works: You nominate a volunteer. We’ll choose from among the nominees and feature outstanding stories on our website.
You can nominate up to three people, ages 18 and up, who have volunteered for your organization in the past year and were not entered in last year’s campaign. Send us a short description of how amazing they are and what they have done to support your organization’s mission by April 24. Send the description in one of these ways: