Essex County, New York is struggling to find EMS volunteers.
Hundreds of people gathered in Plattsburgh for the annual Thanksgiving Day community meal.
To cap off fire prevention week, volunteers went door to door in the hardest hit communities to remind people to how important it is to have a working smoke detector.
Three medical volunteers will join the relief effort in the wake of the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan.
It's like a well-oiled machine. Paper bags are opened, slid down the assembly line, and stuffed with food. “We're here less than two hours,” said Donna Shepardson.
The number of cases involving children in the Franklin County family court system is growing. And they all need a guardian ad litem- someone to advocate for them. Current volunteers say they are being over worked as the number of cases continues to grow.
Volunteers are the life-blood of countless community events, but it can be hard to find volunteers.