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VOLUNTEERS, contracts. Persons who receive a voluntary conveyance. (q.v.)
     2. It is a general rule of the courts of equity that they will not assist a mere volunteer who has a defective conveyance. Fonb. B. 1, c. 5, s. 2, and See the note there for some exceptions to this rule. Vide, generally, 1 Madd. Ch. 271,. 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 320; 2 Id. 321; Powell on Mortg. Index, h.t. 4 Bouv. Inst. n. 3968-73.

VOLUNTEERS, army. Persons who in time of war offer their services to their country and march in its defence.
     2. Their rights and duties are prescribed by the municipal laws of the different states. But when in actual service they are subject to the laws of the United States and the articles of war.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The Inspire Volunteering Awards Ceremony at Hotel Colessio, Spittal Street, Stirling on Tuesday, September 3 and finalists are as follows: Volunteering for the Environment and Heritage (sponsored by Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park) - Bannockburn Learning Assistants; Bannockburn House Volunteers; Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Museum Volunteers.
The statistics highlight the growing interest of Emirati citizens and residents to take part in volunteer work, which the UAE aims to ingrain as a sustainable practice that promotes the values of tolerance and community participation.
Last week was National Volunteers Week, My Sister's Place celebrated our amazing volunteers within the service.
These indicators and practices assessed how the programme manages the volunteer programme from initial recruitment to volunteer processes and policies, as well as volunteer retention, support and recognition.
His group, UAE Nashama Volunteers, is one of the biggest volunteering groups in the UAE.
The IVD commemoration was dedicated to this year's theme 'Volunteers Build Resilient Communities' as recognition of volunteers who contribute to making their communities more resilient against natural disasters, economic stresses and political shocks.
Latest studies indicate that the global volunteer workforce is equivalent to 109 million full-time workers.
Head of the Agency Orkhan Mammadov stressed that volunteer activities play an important role in the youth development.
My own research into families who volunteer has also found a strong link between family history and current volunteering.
The training webinar will provide details about each of the holiday volunteer opportunities, how to complete the volunteer forms, what to expect, and information about other volunteer opportunities throughout the year.
Aspiring residents can now join the team of Volunteers for Expo 2020 as the doors for the mega event's House of Volunteers opened on Monday.

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