Tag: Volunteering

Learn more about how to help your community – Canada Service Corps

Learn more about how to help your community – Canada Service Corps

The Canada Service Corps platform is still being developed, but there are already ways to participate. There are micro-components offered through Canada Service Corps. There are volunteer opportunities that already exist through the platform, and you really just have to visit the website. All the information is already there, as well as opportunities to contribute

Volunteering | Wikipedia audio article

Volunteering | Wikipedia audio article

Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity where an individual or group provides services for no financial or social gain “to benefit another person, group or organization”. Volunteering is also renowned for skill development and is often intended to promote goodness or to improve human quality of life. Volunteering may have positive benefits for the

Community Engagement Day

Community Engagement Day

VISONE: Civic engagement is so important because it helps you to remember that it’s not only about you, it’s about the greater community. And that’s why we’re here at FGCU: so that we can graduate and become alum and work in our community. DRUMMOND: The community that you live in is built from the people

The Center for Community Service-Learning at Cal Poly Pomona

The Center for Community Service-Learning at Cal Poly Pomona

[ Background conversation ]>>[Background conversation and music] Co-op is more than just class, it’s an experience Be the change I am a Bronco volunteer. The Center for Community Engagement at Cal Poly Pomona offers a variety of opportunities for students. From volunteering your time at a local non-profit to enrolling in service-learning or finding an

2018 Employee Volunteer of the Year: Adam Quintanilla

2018 Employee Volunteer of the Year: Adam Quintanilla

JACKSON: You know what today was all about Adam. It was about recognizing the incredible work that he does here in the community of Abilene. It is about what he does to take our purpose and vision at Blue Cross Blue Shield into the community and listening to his story it’s just amazing. His heart

AmeriCorps Member – Bicell Walker

AmeriCorps Member – Bicell Walker

How are you doing, my name is Bicell Walker, I’m with PowerCorps PHL, and AmeriCorps program located in Philadephia, PA. What I did before I joined AmeriCorps, I was out on the streets. What changed my point of view, was I had my first child, so I knew I had to change my ways, had

Togetherhood™ – Community-led Service at the Y [full version]

Togetherhood™ – Community-led Service at the Y [full version]

Think for a moment, and just imagine your community. What other place exists in your community where everyone is really welcome, and where everyone feels welcome too? The Y engages nine million youth and 13 million adults across the varied landscape of humanity. All of our communities have incredible challenges that not government, nor business,

PHLY Insurance: Our Community

PHLY Insurance: Our Community

investing in people goes well beyond the four walls of our offices from the beginning Philadelphia Insurance has been invested in the people and communities all around us from charities and our hometowns to tsunami and earthquake victims half a world away helping others through partnerships with charities causes and events is one of our

Scottsdale Community College – Artie Has Heart 2015

Scottsdale Community College – Artie Has Heart 2015

Today is SCC’s third annual Artie Has Heart. We have about 250 Volunteers. Mostly students, a few employees, who are going out into roughly fifteen different locations in our community to meet their need through service. We are thrilled to have Scottsdale Community College here today packing with us. Our nonprofit was started over 25