«Volunteering» column

Volunteer Centres in Canada

February 22nd, 2013; By Gale Blaylock

As you know, all high school students need to have 40 hours of community service in order to graduate. Use this information to discover where your 40 hours can best […]

The Benefits of Travel and Volunteerism

December 21st, 2012; By Joy Kita

Having volunteer experience is an essential part of every student’s life. Now that it a requirement for high school students to acquire 40 hours of volunteer time before they graduate, […]

Projects Abroad: Offering Students Short-Term Volunteer Opportunities

December 19th, 2012; By Gale Blaylock

Projects Abroad is a youth-oriented volunteer trip association that can help you plan a volunteer trip to help shape you career, your education and your life. The company offers the […]

Volunteering for Work Experience

December 18th, 2012; By Kathleen Gerry

Maybe you are new to the job scene, or maybe you have a very particular history of employment. Whatever your reason is for feeling that you don’t have enough experience […]

Volunteering Abroad – A “Travel Bug” Cure!

November 28th, 2012; By Susan Huebert

Imagine what it would be like to travel the world when you finish high school. Just think of walking along the Great Wall of China, seeing the ancient tombs and […]

Sports and Volunteer Hours

November 19th, 2012; By Giulio Rocco

With the cold now upon us, many of us are dreaming of next summer. During the summer months, the last thing you want to think about is school and especially […]

Volunteer Centres in Canada

October 23rd, 2012; By Gale Blaylock

As you know, high school students require 40 hours worth of volunteer work/community service in order to graduate. Use our handy guide below to discover how your hours can best […]