04/22/2012 12:05 pm ET

Senior Volunteer Honorees Make Communities Better

Ira and Barbara Smith of Acton, Mass., have been making dreams come true since 1990.

When they heard about an El Salvadoran woman trying to furnish a home in Eastern Massachusetts, they put a notice in their church bulletin to see if anyone wanted to donate used furniture. That's all it took.

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