Benefits of Volunteering
By supporting your local community you feel the rewards of giving to a much needed cause while the personal benefits are gaining experience, meeting people and networking, and building your college application.
Volunteering provides rewards in knowing that your efforts are helping those in need at this critical time when funding is difficult to secure and science breakthroughs are happening at accelerated rates.
“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.”– Charles Dickens
“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived & lived well.”– Ralph Waldo Emerson
“We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.”– Winston Churchill