Why volunteer?

Here are just a few of the many possible motivations identified by other volunteers:

  • to share a skill
  • to get to know a community
  • to gain leadership skills
  • satisfaction from accomplishment
  • to have an impact
  • to learn something new
  • to feel proud
  • to make new friends
  • to do something different from your job
  • for fun!
  • to keep skills alive
  • to feel good
  • to be part of a team
  • to test yourself
  • to build your resume
  • to stand up and be counted