Volunteering is a wonderful way to be of service and to make a difference in the lives of others. Volunteering is fun and rewarding.
What do volunteers of all ages enjoy most about serving our community?
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.