volunteers

On Edge

Volunteering Is the Best Kept Secret for Mental Health

I noticed how much volunteering was helping with my anxiety and stress, and there’s science to back it up.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.5.17
DRONES

Meet the Drone Squad That Wants to Catch Rockslides Before They Happen

The volunteer rescue group is trying to save Italy from another devastating natural disaster.
Federico Formica
7.2.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here's What Elizabeth Warren Says Democrats Can Do to Fight Back

The Massachusetts senator and Clinton ally said she'll work with the president-elect, but will not back down on "issues about treating every single human being in this country with dignity."
Lauren Messman
11.11.16
New York

MUNCHIES Presents: Edible Schoolyard NYC

MUNCHIES host Frank Pinello visits the Edible Schoolyard NYC program in East Harlem, New York to see the program's seed to table educational experience at work.
Frank Pinello
9.28.16
Photo

A Night with the Rescue Teams Looking for Survivors of Italy's Earthquake

The town of Amatrice has been reduced to rubble.
Alessandro Iovino
8.26.16
News

An Emergency Psychologist Explains What She's Doing for Italy's Earthquake Victims

Emergency psychologists are at the scene of the devastating earthquake to help victims with their first steps towards processing trauma.
Elena Viale
8.25.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Volunteering Isn't Actually Making You Happy

Time to admit it—clocking all those hours at the nursing home just turns you into a resentful dick.
VICE Staff
8.9.16
Stuff

This Team of Brave Female Volunteers Is Fighting Polio in Pakistan

Check out the trailer for our upcoming episode of 'VICE' on HBO, airing May 6 at 11 PM.
VICE Staff
5.2.16
Canada

Text a Syrian: a New Service Will Help Refugees Navigate Life in Canada

Canada's 26,000 refugees can text this service to find out where to buy groceries, or get a doctor.
David Silverberg
4.18.16
News

Meet the Volunteers Helping Refugees Battle Boredom with Yoga, Circus Tricks, and Storytelling

Aid workers are helping refugees get more than the bare necessities.
Helen Nianias
2.1.16
VICE INTL

Searching for Refugee Housing in Berlin

VICE Germany explores what happens to refugees once they reach Berlin and gets an uncensored look at the city's inept housing accommodations and the hostels profiting from the growing crisis.
VICE Staff
12.22.15
News

I Spent a Frenzied Night Saving Children Washed Up on a Greek Island

We need more money, medical staff, volunteers, and translators. And we need more compassion so that men, women, and children stop dying on the water.
Peggy Whitfield
11.4.15
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