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Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

…duty. The camp is staffed by both civilian and military volunteers, says Marcie, the volunteer camp director and a foreign…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

volunteers. In the first few days of work, volunteers have assisted staff and members of the Caddo tribe with cutting…

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

…money for the volunteer fire departments and for housing victims. And my next album, the third live one, will be…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…leading a cattle drive to Tennessee, Omohundro was dubbed “Texas Jack” by residents of the Volunteer State. The name stuck,…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…needed. In an interview with a National Park Service volunteer in 2011, Concepcion Ybarra Gonzales, one of the Ybarra daughters,…

Good Times = Good Works

Good Times = Good Works

of those who volunteered while on vacation indicated they’ll do so again. What’s more, people who volunteer may benefit almost…

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

…Galvez does the same. Elissa volunteer Jim Moran explains, “We always welcome volunteers, both on weekends and during the week….

Madera Canyon Trail

Madera Canyon Trail

…Bend National Park. Shackelford’s team completed the task with almost 2,000 hours of volunteer labor, and Madera Canyon Trail—opened to…

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

Friends with the Devils (River, That Is)

…isn’t regularly accessible to the public, the Nature Conservancy periodically offers volunteer opportunities associated with the preserve. River runners are…

Caching in

Caching in

…Cache of the Week. Register online for access to forums and blogs or to become a member of this all-volunteer

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

Texas Grit: How the Dust Bowl Changed the Course of History in the Texas Panhandle

…bowed against the storm. A soundtrack of whipping winds accompanies the scene. Gayle Bowen, an 86-year-old museum volunteer, grew up…

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

…walking tours of the historic district led by local volunteers. We want people to know about the historical and cultural…

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

Holiday Lights: Glimmer, Glitter, Glow

…the elaborate displays along the Walkway of Lights were humorous and heartfelt, with everything organized exclusively by volunteers. Here, we…

The Bashful Millionaire

The Bashful Millionaire

…fulfill the institution’s mission of” Making Cancer History.” Children’s Art Project In 1973, a volunteer doing artwork with young patients…

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