Government
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County Thanks Its Volunteers

| 12:07 PM

Volunteering with the County of San Diego is an opportunity to give back to your community. On Tuesday, the County’s large volunteer force was recognized at an annual ceremony at the County Administration Center, prior to the Board of Supervisors meeting. Some 37,826 volunteers gave their time and heart to the County during fiscal year […]

Government
Volunteers Vital to Senior Disaster Preparedness02:33

VIDEO: Volunteers Vital to Senior Disaster Preparedness

| 7:59 AM

When disaster strikes, the Office of Emergency Services can’t handle everything alone. Volunteers Regina New and Joyce Ballesteros recognized the need to educate senior assisted living facilities by helping form the Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly Disaster Preparedness Task Force. Learn more about volunteering with the County.

Parks and Rec
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Meet the 2017 Parks and Recreation Champions

| 1:01 PM

San Diego County’s Parks and Recreation inducted a new class of distinguished volunteers to its Parks and Recreation Champions Hall of Fame at Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve last week. The annual award program recognizes the best of the best in volunteerism at parks and recreational programs across the county.

Animals
County Animal Shelter Interns Earn Class Credit02:02

VIDEO: County Animal Shelter Interns Earn Class Credit

| 4:43 PM

Two local high school students are earning class credit by interning at a County Animal Shelter.  The students will experience the wide diversity of the operations of an animal shelter and what goes into making it work and succeed each day.