There's nothing like helping someone else in a time of need. It takes you out of whatever you are stewing on, assists someone that couldn't get it done by themselves and leaves everyone in a better mood. Why wouldn't you want to experience that?
I have been so busy being a parent, running errands, working hard, studying for my exams, paying bills, and worrying about this, that and the other, that I have truly forgotten what it feels like to hang out, make new friends and just relax and enjoy being alive.
State Department of Natural Resources officials are closing down volunteer-intake centers and saying they have all the help they need to fight Washington's largest fire ever -- the Okanogan Complex.
Thousands of volunteers have gone through crash-course fire training, helped operate heavy equipment and directed other other volunteers to community service opportunities since the call for help went