21 Ways To Get Involved In Your Community

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21 ways to get involved in your community

There are many different reasons for wanting to be more active in your community: to help others, to overcome a loss, to learn something new or to meet new people. Opportunities to volunteer your time keep growing exponentially in this economy. Here is a list of places that may or may not have occurred to you:

Community center
Hospital
Church
Library
Day care center
Public school
Halfway house
Rehabilitation center
Community theater
Historical restoration
Alderman’s office
Retirement home
Art gallery
Youth organization
Food bank or soup kitchen
Neighborhood adoption or cleanup programs
Boys and girls club
Animal shelter
Sports team
After-school program
Park

Find more information on local volunteer opportunities by visiting 1-800-volunteer.org.

With WordAds, My Nintendo News Turns Hobby Into Budding Business

This is a super awesome program!

The WordPress.com Blog

Last November WordPress.com announced the launch of our WordAds program, whereby WordPress.com sites can partner and share revenues on ads sold and managed by WordPress.com. Since its beta launch, WordAds has grown to over ten thousand sites. WordAds has been a success because bloggers can focus on content and building their audiences while handing off the time-consuming role of advertising optimization to the WordAds team.

Today, we’re launching a new homepage for the WordAds program: WordAds.co. Here, you will find our application page as well as FAQs and a discussion forum. Moreover, most WordPress.com sites can now launch WordAds on their site within days of application.

To celebrate the successful launch of WordAds, we sat down to interview one of the program’s first sites at MyNintendoNews.com. Not every WordAds site has the visitor volume to earn significant revenue, but sites that work to develop their audience can now earn good…

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