"Mass assault" may sound like a felony, but it's actually an exercise in mass healing.
The benefits of volunteering to help strangers in distress in faraway places accrue both to the victims—and to the helpers.
An off comment by a conservative pundit has reignited the idea of having young Americans do a stint of service for their nation.
New research finds that among the elderly, functional limitations are associated with an increased risk of dying — but only for those who don’t do volunteer work.
Interview with retired legislator Harris Wofford, who helped birth such organizations as the Peace Corps.