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image The Comox Valley Head Injury Society CVHIS is a not-for-profit organization that supports individuals with an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), their caregivers and their support net...
image Computer Volunteers needed to teach basic computer skills. Must have knowledge of computers, email, internet, social media, desktop, laptops, tablets and smartphones.
image Saturdays and Sundays, including Thanksgiving Monday, during the month of October we are looking for ticket sellers for the pumpkin trebuchet at Coastal Black during their annua...
image YANA Kids’ Clutter Fall Sale Saturday, October 15 and Sunday, October 16 We need help sorting, tagging, and running this fun sale that offers Families the opportunity to bu...

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Benefits Of Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to stay connected with the community, stay healthy, and contribute to the local economy. There are hundreds of reasons why British Columbians contribute approximately 114 million hours each year.

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Enjoyment.

Many volunteer positions are fun, enjoyable and may even encompass your hobbies and interests.

Friends.

Volunteering is an easy way to meet new people who may have similar interests as you, and build lasting relationships in your community.

Connections.

Many volunteers find that their position helps them make new connections in their community, and allows them a networking opportunity they might not have had otherwise.

Empowerment.

An opportunity to give back to a cause that matters, and strengthen your community.

Physical Health.

Volunteerism has been shown to improve overall health, especially outdoor activities that involve physical activity.

Mental Health.

It can also be helpful in battling depression and decreasing social anxiety.

Learning and Experience.

Volunteering teaches new skills in a variety of areas, which can be directly applied to future work or life situations.
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Leadership.

Volunteerism allows you to act as a positive role model to those in your life who look up to you, and allows you to lead them by example.

Bonding.

Participating in group volunteering with family members and or friends can help you cement bonds, and improve your relationships.

Fulfillment.

Volunteering helps give you a sense of purpose and belonging, while utilizing your own unique skills and experience.