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Volunteer Lives His Faith By Serving Others

by Shelby Durden
Jacksonville University Intern

Sherrick Gilbert is a member of the Riverside Presbyterian church, where he serves as an elder. Two days each week Sherrick volunteers at the clothing Center at Downtown Ecumenical  Services Council (DESC) filling orders, stocking shelves and working with clients in distress. 246 more words

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Volunteer Inspires Teens With Passion for Service to Others

by Shelby Durden

Jacksonville University Intern

When it comes to volunteering, Christine Jump has done it all. Christine is a lifetime volunteer and she has inspired others to dedicate themselves to a lifetime of volunteering. 296 more words

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Volunteer is Dedicated to Keeping Jacksonville Beautiful

by Shelby Durden
Chris Buckley is the recipient of the 2016 HandsOn Earth Award for her work with the Keep Jacksonville Beautiful Commission.

The Keep Jacksonville Beautiful Commission is a local, grassroots affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, the nation’s largest volunteer-based community action and education organization. 301 more words

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12-Year Old is Bound for Mars, but Leaving Footprints of GOOD Here On Earth!

by Shelby Durden
Jacksonville University Intern

Taylor Richardson  is the 2016 HandsOn Youth in Action Award recipient. With more than 100  community service hours and more than 700 books donated to children through the community, Taylor is truly deserving of this award. 465 more words

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