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Did the rising unemployment and foreclosure rates negatively impactvolunteerism and civic engagement?  A new study released in July by theCorporation for National and Community Servicegives evidence that the answer is no.  The study found that 26.4percent (61.8 million people) of Americans took part in organizedvolunteering, about 1 million more than in 2007.