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American Agenda (Aged: Volunteering) #125594

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 31, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Fairmont Heights, MD: Kathleen deLaski) Program in which volunteers are paid for their time with help credits featured; scenes shown to illustrate how "time dollars" exchange program developed for the elderly works. [Volunteer Rosie Lee WHITAKER - comments.] [Saint Louis program director Betty MARVER - explains purposes of program.] [Miami volunteer Millie HURLEY - says it is a health savings account.] [Red Cross Gwen JACKSON, time dollars program creator Edgar CAHN - offer differing opinions on this kind of volunteerism.] Beginning of expansion of program beyond the elderly community explained. [Emerson PITTMAN - praises both sides of program.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's American Agenda previewed.

Jennings, Peter;
deLaski, Kathleen

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