Four years ago, Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, destroying more than 200,000 homes and flooding over 80% of the city. Find out how Global Green USA is taking this opportunity to build it back green and sustainable.
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.