The Tucker Community Foundation is launching a New Year, New Ways to Give campaign to make it easier for people to get involved with volunteer opportunities in their local community.

Every person who registers as a volunteer on the Potomac Highlands Volunteer Center website,, will be entered to win a $100 cash prize. A total of three, $100 prizes will be given out during the six-week campaign that runs from Monday, Jan. 7 to Friday, Feb. 15.

The Potomac Highlands Volunteer Center is a new program started by the Tucker Community Foundation. The center connects individuals and groups interested in volunteering with organizations needing help in their local community.

Casey Gilbert, coordinator of the Potomac Highlands Volunteer Center, said the online platform makes it easy for volunteers to find local opportunities they feel passionate about and for organizations to recruit and connect with eager individuals.

“We know that many people are…

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