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Holiday Volunteering: 5 Amazing Teens Giving Back

First Posted: 12/22/2011 1:56 pm EST   Updated: 12/22/2011 2:06 pm EST


We all know know that the true meaning of the holidays is to give back! In that spirit, there are five particular stories that have caught our attention this week. Check out the below slideshow to read about a few amazing, real teens who are going above and beyond to help those in need this season.

What are you doing to give back over your winter break? Tell us in the comments or tweet @HuffPostHigh! (And if you need ideas, click here!)


A Canine Christmas
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14-year-old Briana Schumacher from Ohio started "Christmas Pet" to benefit the Humane Society. After earning $70 by doing chores, Briana bought pet food and stockings filled with dog and cat toys and donated them to her local Human Society, and has also been spending extra time with the animals for the holiday season.
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