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Volunteer

‘It has been everything for me’

Internship program continues to help Michigan veterans move from military roles to the civilian workforce.

Patient Story

Falling into place

Breast cancer survivor Mary Rottier has joined forces with her therapy dogs to deliver a message of hope and healing.

‘Helping others, helping yourself’

Studies show volunteers receive many benefits, from improved cardiovascular health to lower cancer and depression rates.

Patient Story

A legacy of letters

German-born volunteer Hildegard Krusch, 90, delivers cheer and mail to hospital patients.

Patient Story

‘And a child shall lead them’

A cancer survivor helps organize an epic toy drive for the children's hospital.

Patient Story

A bunny and a chinchilla try to charm kids with their soft fur …

... and it worked.

Patient Story

‘I didn’t think I’d make it’

Creativity and technology helped motorcycle crash survivor Derrick Curtis along his road to recovery.

Gaining wisdom through service

In nurturing bonds with patients, aspiring professionals gain new perspectives.

A life devoted to care

'Today is another glorious day to serve.'

Five decades and counting

Arlene Swanson reflects on a long career in nursing and her plans to continue the profession she loves.

‘The gift of a heart’

Emergency room volunteer aims to make a difference in someone's life every day of the week.

Patient Story

Bingo brightens spirits

Being hospitalized doesn't stop these kiddos from joining in on the excitement. 'This is a lot of fun,' one boy says after he wins twice in a row.

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