Google Launches Volunteer Search Site

If you're looking to give back to your community or volunteer for a charity, a new site from Google can help you find the right opportunity. It's called and it's a volunteer search site.

When you visit the site, it detects your location via your IP address. The results will return opportunities from a variety of organizations.

The site was built on 20% time with App Engine and Google Base. An API is also provided for third party developers.


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