Articles tagged with «40 hours of...

The Long and Winding Road from Volunteer to Employee

October 31st, 2017; By Anthony Teles

Giving your time for a cause has its many altruistic perks. From getting to meet new people to helping the less fortunate in your community, unpaid work does wonders for […]

Getting the Most out of Volunteering

October 31st, 2017; By Jason LeBlanc

At a younger age, volunteering can have some major benefits. If you have approached a teacher, guidance counselor, a parent, or a volunteer organization seeking different ways to volunteer, you’re […]

Summer; and What to Do with It…

May 31st, 2015; By Patrick Start

Summer. For some students this means vacation, relaxation, hot weather and no school. This is what summer is all about. Unfortunately, with this comes summer learning loss.[1] This is the […]

Getting Your 40 Volunteer Hours

October 16th, 2014; 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 Value of Volunteering

January 30th, 2014; By Maria Pranschke

Volunteering has almost become a dirty word in some circles, and it’s not hard to see why: when you’re looking for a job, giving away your labour for free can seem […]

Don’t Put Off Your Volunteer Hours!

November 29th, 2013; By Giulio Rocco

Second semester is creeping its way into your life, pressure from exams have fled, and you are starting as fresh as an untouched blanket of winter snow (depending on your […]