Volunteer Opportunities


Did you know that volunteering not only has a positive impact on your community but, quite possibly also has many benefits for you as well?

By Joan Dawson

Staying active is important and what better way to stay active than to become a volunteer. Whatever your passion, however you get involved, volunteering offers a way to have a real and lasting impact on the world. It really is better to give than to receive.

10 Good Reasons to volunteer

  1. Be a part of your community.
  2. Meet new people.
  3. Learn or develop skills.
  4. Share your skills with others.
  5. Build self-esteem and confidence.
  6. Feel needed and valued.
  7. Improve your health.
  8. Express gratitude for help you may have received in the past.
  9. Make a difference in someone’s life.
  10. Give meaning and purpose to your life.