The Doing Good blog follows area charities and social service agencies.

About Amy Umble: Amy Umble writes about religion and social issues affecting the Fredericksburg community. You can email her at

Doing Good archives:

City social workers collecting portable cribs for families in need

Annual event hopes to knock out homelessness

Red Cross urges donors to give blood before the holidays get hectic

YMCA needs votes to support Accident Transition Team

Stafford Junction creates partnership to tackle childhood obesity

United Way celebrates anniversary with party for the community

RACSB to hold clinic open houses

YMCA hopes to shower widow with baby presents

Homeless group needs bottled water

Salvation Army accepting holiday assistance applications

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