Past Community Spotlights
The changing "Spotlight" is used to reveal the diversity of community events.
We provide the history of spotlights for reference. Many of the spotlights are one-time events and may contain information that is no longer current.
Nonprofit agencies wishing to have their events added as a Community Spotlight should read this information.
||AAU Junior Olympic Games Volunteers
Walk To End Alzheimer's
UNI Graduate Continues to Promote Service
||College Community School District's Volunteers Embrace What's Your 50
AmeriCorps Leads To Alumni's Rewarding Career In The Nonprofit Sector
Student At Keokuk High School Shows Dedication To Service
AmeriCorps Member Finds Career Path During Service
Cedar Rapids Native Helps Others Make Healthy Choices
AmeriCorps Alums' Service Experience Transfers to Skills as a State Park Ranger
AmeriCorps Member Empowers Survivors Of Domestic Violence With Financial Literacy
Third Generation 4H Volunteer Continues to Serve
Yale Law Student Reflects On Her AmeriCorps Service With Iowa Legal Aid
||Coe College Students Spends College Career Uplifting Others
'Giving Back' Is Core To AmeriCorps Alumna's Life
Job Opportunity -- RSVP Director In Ottumwa Iowa
Rock Rapids Volunteer Provides the Needed Extra Attention To Help Kids Learn
Former Green Iowa AmeriCorps Member Empowered By Service
Senior Companion Volunteer Helps Seniors Stay In Their Home
Alum Continues To Promote The AmeriCorps Spirit Of Service
AmeriCorps Member Preserves Iowa Wildlife And Native Prairies
Volunteer transports those unable to drive to medical appointments
Alum's Service Year Bridges Education And Career
New Foster Grandparent Has Big Impact In Ft. Dodge
||AmeriCorps Alum's Service Comes Full Circle
Alton Resident Uses Accounting Skills To Help Others
National Service Shaped Alum's Career Path And Personal Life
An Alum's Dedication To National Service Continues After AmeriCorps
“Getting Things Done” Is A Way Of Life For DNR AmeriCorps Trail Crew
Iowa Wesleyan Student Committed To Service
||Iowa AmeriCorps Member of The Month: Samantha Wittrock
||50 Faces Of Volunteerism: Damon Hines
||50 Faces Of Volunteerism: Michelle Dutton
50 Faces Of Volunteerism: Bonnie Alley
50 Faces Of Volunteerism: Jeri Boyd
50 Faces Of Volunteerism: Pride In Community Appearance (PICA)
Outreach, Inc., Medical Mission Trip, March 2014
||Dubuque National Service Partnership (Nonprofit Collaboration Award).
Bob Hellman, Waterloo (Outstanding Volunteer Or Service Manager Award).
UNI MLK Day Of Service 2014
||Families Helping Families Of Iowa (Nonprofit Spotlight Award)
||UnitedHealth HEROES Grant -- Deadline: October 15, 2012
||Civil War Days Volunteers
||Seeking Host Families For 2012-2013 School Year
||2012 Global Youth Service Day
||Clarke County Volunteer Fair
||Michelle Obama To Visit Iowa On Feb. 9 -- VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Dr. King's America-MLK Day Event
||Make A Difference Day
||Extreme Makeover Home Edition In Iowa!!!
||Freedom Quilts - Celebration, Solidarity And Rememberance
||Seeking "Iowan Of The Day" For The Iowa State Fair
||Test Community Spotlight
||Davenport Needs Help Filling Sandbags Today
||A MLK Day Volunteer Opportunity In The Dubuque Community
MLK Day Give Care * Warmth * Art Urbandale Public Library Event
||Calling All Families: Volunteer And Receive A Free Ticket!
Nominate Your Heroes!
||Cardinal And Gold (and Green) Pride Goes Nationwide
||COAT DRIVE AT KINNICK STADIUM ON 9/11
||Sustainability Advocates Wanted!
||National Volunteer Week Is April 18-24!
14th Annual Iowa Children's Water Festival is May 13
3rd Annual Shelter Awareness Day Is April 24!
||Interested In Hosting International Visitors?
||Fairfield Volunteer Center's MLK Day Collection Drive
DMU’s Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. /Black History Month Celebration
21st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration – “Iowans Carrying On The Dream”
||Clinton's Community MLK Day Celebration
Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast In Dubuque
||Make A Difference In The Community Of Muscatine
||2009 Humana Starlight Award Program
||Extraordinary Volunteers Have A Chance To Win $1,000!
Learn A Unique Natural Building Technique
Eldora Disaster Assistance
Cedar Valley Habitat For Humanity NEEDS Volunteers NOW!
||VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO REPLACE DAMAGED PLAYGROUND IN PARKERSBURG
2009 AAU Junior Olympic Games
||Culver/Judge Summer Of Service Initiative
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