Online Edition
Monday, November 24, 2014

volunteering

MRC ready to respond in a crisis

The North Central Mississippi Medical Reserve Corps is looking for volunteers to help organize community members and volunteers who respond after a disaster. (February 7, 2013, Page 1, 16)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Small acts of kindness can result in big benefits

    Kelly Graeber promotes doing small things for people to gain big benefits, like just feeling really good about yourself. (January 11, 2013, Page 3B)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Reading between the lines

      Columnist and Volunteer Oxford head Kelly Graeber writes about literacy and educational issues in our own backyards. (November 9, 2012, Page 2B)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones

        Kelly Shannon with Volunteer Oxford reminds us that our legacy will be the lives we have touched along our journey in life. (October 12, 2012, Page 2B)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          In memory of 9/11, I will …

          Columnist Kelly Shannon teaches us ways to honor the memory of those lost on 9-11. (September 14, 2012, Page 3B)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            Volunteers needed for Fourth of July

            Volunteer Oxford is asking the community to come out and enjoy the Fourth of July events and take a few minutes to volunteer some time to make Oxford’s 175th birthday a success. To learn about volunteer opportunities for the Fourth, read today’s EAGLE or visit volunteeroxford.org. (June 29, 2012, Page 3A)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              A little bit of love never hurt anyone

              Kelly Shannon with Volunteer Oxford tells us ways we can all lend a hand in our community. (February 10, 2012, Page 2B)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                More than just a free meal

                After four months of running the “More than a Meal” program that serves a hot dinner to the area’s needy, the volunteer organization formed four committees during a meeting Monday night that include public relations, fund raising, picking up donations and a building committee. (January 18, 2011, Page 1)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  NMRC clients volunteer all over town

                  OXFORD LIVING — Being a volunteer takes on special meaning for 20 North Mississippi Regional Center clients. As part of a program that began in 2005, the clients with a variety of developmental disabilities work at numerous volunteer stations throughout Oxford to help make an impact on the community. The volunteers are involved throughout 28 different organizations in the community. (March 12, 2010, Page 1B)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    It’s story time

                    Going beyond the idea of one-time guest readers, first-grade teacher Lillie Fay Young has recruited a cadre of regulars who each get to share story time with her students every other week. The program’s climax: At the end of the year, the adult readers gather as the children take a turn reading to them. (January 29, 2010, Page 1B)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 2 of 2 « 1  2 
                      E-subscribe-baseball