KUSA - It's one day that changes the world. Make A Difference Day is the largest national day of helping others where more than 3 million people help 20 million others through volunteering.
9NEWS' parent company, Gannett, is mobilizing
employees in the more than 100 communities it serves to make a difference and is asking you to join the effort to make a difference this Saturday, October 26.
For example, 9NEWS employees
will volunteer at a Habitat For Humanity build site.
Go to makeadifferenceday.com to
learn more about volunteer projects, find one near you or get tips
to organize a project of your own. Check out the registered volunteer events for Colorado: http://on9news.tv/19vPvc2
You can register your volunteer opportunity for Make A Difference Day here: http://on9news.tv/1gFBNKf
What will you do? In the comments, tell us how you make a difference, or what you plan to do on Make A Difference Day.
See who is talking about Make a Difference Day: http://on9news.tv/1eJJCKs
This annual day of volunteering is sponsored by USA WEEKEND Magazine in partnership with Points of Light. Newman's Own, a longtime supporter, provides $130,000 in awards to select Make A Difference Day projects. Awards will be presented in Washington, D.C., next April.
Oct. 26, 2013, is the 23rd annual Make A Difference Day, the nation's largest day of community service. On Make A Difference Day 2013, millions of volunteers will unite to improve the lives of others in their communities. Find out how you can join us at makeadifferenceday.com.
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