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International Volunteer Day is Thursday: Thank a Volunteer and Check out Our List of 10 Volunteer Resources
Have you thanked a volunteer today? If not, it’s the perfect time to do so. This Thursday (Dec. 5) is International Volunteer Day – an observance that has been recognized since 1985 by the United Nations as way to show appreciation to those who give their time to organizations and causes that are dear to their hearts.
And you probably won’t have to work too hard to find someone to thank. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, about 64.5 million Americans gave their time to organizations between September 2011 and September 2012. That’s more than 25 percent of the United States population.
Case Study: County Jail Reduces Costs and Saves Man Hours through Installation of Video Visitation System
A Midwest county jail that originally opened in 1975 recently underwent a renovation that included the installation of Norix Furniture video visitation products in an attempt to reduce costs, increase security and offer families a better visitation experience.
The Lake County Jail in Crown Point, IN has a total capacity of 1,100 general population inmates with an additional 200 on work release. The county previously offered traditional contact and non-contact visitation that required visitors to pass through extensive security screening to gain access to the visitation area within the jail. Additionally, correctional officers were required to escort inmates from the secure housing units to the visitation area.
This steel desk has non-removable drawers that feature slides that are welded to drawer body, with no moving parts.
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There is no way to get around it. Baby boomers are getting….older. In fact, research from the Pew Research Center found that boomers make up 26 percent of the U.S. population and every day 10,000 of them turns 65. Pew also found that “just 13% of Americans are ages 65 and older,” but by 2030 “when all members of the Baby Boom generation have reached that age, fully 18% of the nation will be at least that age.
The fact that so many people are retiring at such a fast pace will inevitably have far-reaching ramifications that will impact the job market, social security, the economy, to name just a few areas that will transformed.
Our Citadel™ Property Storage Container is made especially for inmate records and/or personal possessions. It has a 2.2 cu. ft. interior volume, is engineered to keep inmates and staff safe and is extremely durable. Just how durable? Watch this video to see the tests we put the product through to ensure it is suitable for intensive-use environments.
This one piece, injection-molded stacking chair is made of high-impact, fire-retardant polypropylene and withstands a static load test of 400 pounds.
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Zombie Apocalypse No Match for Norix Furniture Products, says Volunteer Fire Fighter/Movie Star Look-a-Like
DEACON, IL – Local residents of this tight-knit community in central Illinois were shocked to find out that area man Larry Bearden – described by a neighbor as a person “who did the best with what he was given” – had turned into a flesh-eating zombie intent on devouring the brains and internal organs of fellow townspeople.
Bearden, a 32-year-old stocker at local grocery store Bennie’s Bowl of Plenty, spent most of his time at work quoting “The Big Lebowski” and humming Maroon 5’s 2010 smash hit “Misery” which he just recently discovered, a co-worker told media sources.