Tips for new volunteers
Lisa Sellman, author and dog trainer in Minneapolis, doesn't know how to solve all the world's problems, but she does believe they could be somewhat lessened if everyone took the time to volunteer in their communities.
"I think a lot of problems that we have in the world come back to a lack of connectedness -- to our community, our family and even ourselves," Sellman said. "People have blinders on when it comes to their community."
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