Surprising Benefits of Volunteering
Helping Yourself While Helping Others
Volunteers are the backbone of many organizations. They give of their time and labor and expect very little in return. For most of us live is so hectic it is difficult to even think about finding time in our busy schedules to volunteer. But the truth is there are benefits to volunteering not just for your community, but for you and your family as well.
Volunteer opportunities can help you find new friends, learn new skills, improve your community, and volunteering can help advance your career. Some research shows that volunteering can also protect your physical and mental health.