Volunteering is a wonderful way to be of service and to make difference in the lives of others.
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What do individuals of all ages enjoy most about volunteering?
I like to do something for the community. It makes me feel responsible and I really feel good about teaching others something new.” – Troupe, 12.
Showing people how much I actually care about them. Actions and spending personal time speak far louder than words.” – Luke, 18.
Meeting new people and breaking barriers. That’s what volunteering is all about.” – Lee, 24.
There was a time in life that I needed help and or assistance, I feel indebted and an obligation to pay it back by volunteering.” – Cory, 37
I am helping my community to be the best for my daughters’ generation.” – Michael, 41.
Volunteering recharges my batteries and uplifts my spirits.” – Carol, 44.
I can have fun and give back all at the same time. There is a great deal of joy that can be had from serving others.” – Carolyn, 52.
Volunteering is a passion of mine – to see a smile or a happy gesture to help someone and make them feel great!” Colleen, 54
In addition to the hope of helping those who are less fortunate and in need, when volunteering I feel true satisfaction and joy in doing so. Volunteering has also given me the opportunity to meet some wonderful people.” – Donna, 56.
Making a difference happens one person at a time–that’s why I volunteer! If we all do our part, we all win.” – Cathy, 65.
I am often unsure who feels the greater joy, me, or those I am honored to help.” – Neal, 69.
Volunteering has helped me more than anyone else…It’s so rewarding. It’s unexplainable.”- Jo, 86
Volunteer Coordinators Share Their Appreciation for Volunteers!
“We are very thankful for all of our volunteers. Our programs benefit a lot of people in our community, but we would be unable to offer our services without the help of our volunteers. We appreciate the dedication of all of our volunteers to our cause and organization.”
Mike Murphy, Volunteer Program Manager, St. Augustine Humane Society