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archaeology

The value of volunteering in historic preservation

Written on: April 29th, 2015 in ArchaeologyNewsPreservationVolunteerism

Articles demonstrate the value that volunteers have brought to historic preservation efforts across the nation.


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exhibits

Division volunteer saves World War II photo collection

Written on: April 29th, 2015 in ExhibitsNewsVolunteerism

Carolyn Apple of Dover worked for more than 18 months to research and process photos for the collections of the state of Delaware.


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horticulture

Division volunteer Catrena Moore a recipient of a Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Award

Written on: April 27th, 2015 in HorticultureNewsVolunteerism

Dover High School senior worked on the installation of the re-designed garden at Woodburn, the governor’s official residence.


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news

Join the division’s Volunteer Program—you’ll be glad you did!

Written on: April 23rd, 2015 in NewsVolunteerism

By Rachel Wootten, volunteer coordinator, Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs.


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news

Division salutes staff, volunteers, partners and friends at end-of-the-year success event

Written on: December 18th, 2014 in NewsVolunteerism

Agency celebrates an award-winning year.


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horticulture

Woodburn public garden opens

Written on: October 29th, 2014 in HorticultureNewsPreservationVolunteerism

Redesigned gardens at the governor’s Dover residence accomplished through a public/private partnership between the state of Delaware and the non-profit Friends of Woodburn.


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events

Coming Up – Volunteer Open House and Ice Cream Social

Written on: August 19th, 2013 in EventsMuseumsVolunteerism


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events

Delaware’s 2012 Week of Service

Written on: April 19th, 2012 in EventsVolunteerism

Delaware’s 2012 Week of Service, a set on Flickr. Via Flickr: On April 15th, Governor and Mrs. Markell joined volunteers from across the First State at Belmont Hall in Smyrna, DE to kick-off the third annual Delaware Week of Service. We’ve posted some photos in a new set on our Flickr Photostream (DelawareHistory) to show […]


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events

Delaware Week of Service Kicks Off at Belmont Hall

Written on: April 15th, 2012 in EventsNewsVolunteerism

Special thanks to all of the volunteers for joining Governor, First Lady, and Rue Markell this afternoon at historic Belmont Hall in Smyrna to kick off Delaware’s 2012 Week of Service! More pictures to come! How are you participating in this year’s Week of Service?


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education

The Benefits of Volunteering with HCA

Written on: February 16th, 2012 in EducationHistoric SitesHorticultureMuseumsPreservationVolunteerism

By: Lindsay McNinch In September of 2011, HCA launched a new Volunteer Program.  As the Volunteer Program’s first appearance on the division’s blog, I wanted to take this opportunity to showcase some of the benefits you may receive from volunteering with us. Tying in with the Division’s mission to promote Delaware’s historical legacies, HCA’s Volunteer […]


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