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Quilt for Kids
Two rules: have fun making a quilt and fill it with love. Quilts for Kids will find the child who needs it. Quilts for...
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Part-Time Jobs for Retirees in the New Normal
Even before Covid-19, the word “retirement” was up for a refresh. While many older workers may have wanted to taper...
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Helping Elderly Parents
This course will help you learn what to expect, what to watch for, how to deal with physical and emotional challenges and...
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Feed a Hero
Soldiers’ Angels Veteran Mobile Food Distribution partners with local food banks to provide food relief to low income...
Volunteer Gig
Be There for People in Crisis 
Crisis Text Line is the free, 24/7 text line for people in crisis across the United States. In addition to helping...
Volunteer Gig
Help Homeless People Remotely During Hard Times
LifeMoves model of helping people is personalized to holistically serve the broad needs of their diverse client...
Flexible Job
Foster Parent
About a quarter of a million children come into foster care in the US each year. Many end up living in group homes or...
Flexible Job
Make Lives Better, Including Your Own
Brookdale Senior Living is committed to making lives better. They understand that happiness and safety of those they...
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For Caregivers During Covid-19
The definition of American hero is being recast in real-time. Amava salutes doctors, nurses, caregivers, teachers, EMTs...
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Six Feet of Separation: Making a Difference...
As the reality of social distancing sets in, people wonder what they can do to help their friends, neighbors and...
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Covid-19: As Time Goes By
Dear Amava Members, ...
Guest Contributor
Downsizing 101: What You Do Before You Start
My family moved around a lot when I was a kid. And I mean, A LOT. I went to thirteen elementary schools and four junior...
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