"45 Years of Impact"
VolunteerNow is celebrating 45 years of transforming the community through volunteerism in 2016 by launching the “Volunteers Change Everything” series. Our inaugural year will feature 45 outstanding volunteers, community leaders, philanthropists and change-makers.
Ady Forrester: Mover and Shaker
Ady Forrester been volunteering now for over a year and coming up with donation drives to help others. This year alone she has established and completed three donation dives: a teddy bear drive for the local police department for children that are victims of abuse, "Blanket for the Homeless” where she raised 72 blankets in less than one month, and a personal hygiene drive for the those in need.
She comes up with the donation drives, gathers up the things that she needs, and gets others involved. Ady has also visited six elementary schools this year speaking on subjects of teamwork, anti-bullying, and volunteering. Read More