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Utah Tops Nation for Voluntarism 8 years Running

Call it Utah’s eight-peat.

For the eighth consecutive year, the Beehive State was recognized as the top state for voluntarism, according to the Volunteering and Civic Life in America report for 2013.

The Corp. for National and Community Service reports 47.7 percent of Utah adults volunteer, up from 40.9 percent last year.

Utah’s volunteer rate far exceeds the national average of 26.5 percent, which dropped slightly from the previous year, the report said.

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