Congratulations Nicolette!

From….A Grand Forks teen is being honored for her outstanding act of volunteerism with the Top Youth Volunteer Award.  17-year-old Nicolette Cariveau collected more than 3,500 pounds of aluminum can pop tops over the past five years to help pay for families to stay at a Ronald McDonald House.  Read the full article at

Here’s an NIE tab available for download called “Are there Any Volunteers?”  In this guide, you’ll learn why volunteering is important to people in your community and how to get in on the gratifying fun of lending a hand. You’ll learn that volunteering also provides a pathway to learning new skills and gaining work experience. Using the guide along with your local newspaper gets you off to a great start.

Download the tab by clicking on the following link:

Note:  if you are going to print this pdf, make sure to adjust your print setting to “fit on page”.  The pdf is bigger than 8.5 x 11 (normal print size.)