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December 21, 2017
Company, nonprofit launch sock drive
December 21, 2017 - 2:16pm
August 29, 2017
Volunteer Sandy Mateer directs people to the correct tables for the items they are donating to Hurricane Harvey victims in Houston, Texas. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)
Help for Houston: Donations for hurricane victims being accepted at Runestone Community Center through Sunday
August 29, 2017 - 4:34pm
December 21, 2016
LETTER: Donations focus on Christmas message
December 21, 2016 - 7:00am
Harold Koep (right) from Koep's Korner hands the keys of the Douglas County Car Care Program's 150th car to Bob Doroff (middle) of Alexandria. Cliff Korkowski, executive director of the CarCare program is also pictured. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
Navy vet receives Car Care Program's 150th car
October 21, 2016 - 8:30am
December 18, 2015
Slumberland workers in Alexandria deliver beds in the area as part of the company’s Making Homes for the Holidays program. (Contributed photo)
Slumberland Furniture donates beds to area families
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
December 16, 2015
LETTER: Another successful Radiothon
December 16, 2015 - 12:00am
December 11, 2015
LETTER: Together we can make a difference
December 11, 2015 - 12:00am
December 9, 2015
COMMENTARY: Holiday spirit of giving comes alive with ringing of the bell
December 9, 2015 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
Dr. Mitch Goldstein has created a nonprofit organization that would receive 100 percent of profits from new restaurants and bagel shops in the region. The money would help people who are financially struggling with fire loss, medical issues or other tragedies. (Contributed photo)
Surgeon plans to help people in need by opening new restaurants
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
August 15, 2014
A family balancing act is over, thanks to DCCCP
August 15, 2014 - 12:00am
July 26, 2013
Those in attendance at the Douglas County Car Care at Koep's Korner in Alexandria included (left to right) Jim Korkowski, volunteer; car recipients Jayda Jibben and daughter Jenna, Jim Ostenson, Dawn Hanson and granddaughter Zanika, and Kaleen Brown; Sonnie Janz, DCCCP office manager; Jerry Wright, volunteer and DCCCP board member; and Cliff Korkowski, DCCCP executive director. (Contributed photo)
Anderson Funeral Home brings families transportation relief
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
June 12, 2013
Cardinal Athletic Foundation receives donation for turf stadium
June 12, 2013 - 12:00am
May 15, 2013
Gabbie Plessner, Jenna Ayres and Diane Campbell (left to right) recently participated in a service learning class at Brandon-Evansville High School. The class allowed them to learn from hands-on volunteer opportunities, as well as use the skills and knowledge they already had. (Contributed photo)
Students learn to serve the community
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 1, 2013
Last Friday, Douglas County Car Care Program board president Deb Herges (left) and board member Harold Koep (right) presented a 2001 Pontiac Montana to Angel Brooks of Alexandria and her youngest daughter, Layla, age 3.  (Photo by Amy Chaffins)
Without a vehicle? This program may help
May 1, 2013 - 12:00am
April 19, 2013
United Way volunteers prepared items for a food drop. The organization has supplied food for more than 6,970 people with the monthly drops. (Echo Press file photo)
You can help United Way reach its goal
April 19, 2013 - 12:00am