Holiday Help, Volunteer Center

Jonesboro, AR. (KAIT)

With the holidays approaching, Region Eight charities will need help meeting the needs of those less fortunate.

This past June, United Way has launched an on-line volunteer center.

So far, 61-agencies have signed up and the numbers continue to grow.

Paula Robertson of United Way says "You can wake up on a saturday morning and your family wants to do something great. You can jump on the website and find out exactly what they're doing that day.>

It only takes 20 seconds to sign on and find out what help volunteer organizations in your area need and if you want to volunteer your time, its just one-click away at www.uwnea.org.

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