With busy lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, the benefits of volunteering can be enormous. Volunteering offers vital help to people in need, worthwhile causes, and the community, but the benefits can be even greater for you, the volunteer. The right match can help you to find friends, connect with the community, learn new skills, and even advance your career.
Giving to others can also help protect your mental and physical health. It can reduce stress, combat depression, keep you mentally stimulated, and provide a sense of purpose. While it’s true that the more you volunteer, the more benefits you’ll experience, volunteering doesn’t have to involve a long-term commitment or take a huge amount of time out of your busy day. Giving in even simple ways can help those in need and improve your health and happiness.
Benefits of volunteering:
- It connects you to others.
- It is good for your mind and body.
- It can advance your career.
- It brings fun and fulfillment to your life.
It permits you to see the organization’s impact firsthand.
It sets an example.
How to volunteer with us:
For national volunteers;
Deposit your file at our office containing your CV, cover letter and photocopy of your ID. Your resume should include in which department you want to volunteer. Or send us your file through our email address email@example.com and give us a phone call.
For international volunteers
Send us your file through our email address firstname.lastname@example.org and your cover letter should include why you want to volunteer with us.