what people are saying.
Thanks for the class. It was a great way to begin thinking more strategically about how we can improve our existing volunteer programs at Kiva.
- Chelsea Bocci, Microfinance Operations Director, Kiva
“I have been volunteering with the Homeless Cat Network since 2000. I have been blessed with many miracles, heart-warming and funny incidents in this time. It is so rewarding,” said Dianne Ingalls.
The reasons are varied and many. From keeping busy to meeting people or just having fun, but ultimately, most volunteers like Dianne just want to give back to the community. And when they do, it’s an exchange. They get back so much more than they give.
Need another reason to volunteer? A study by Independent Sector, a national nonprofit advocacy organization, showed that one-year’s worth of volunteer work in the United States provided the equivalent of more than 9 million full-time employees. That’s an economic value of $239 billion!
Now just imagine what we’d do without the Diannes of this world…
+ consulting & training
+ bay area volunteer awards
+ contact us
+ Click here to view complete list
consulting & training
© copyright 2018 The Volunteer Center. All rights reserved. Site created by
The Taproot Foundation
This site is supported by generous grants from:
Connect with us: