April 18 – 24, 2010 is National Volunteer Week. It is a week to celebrate the many volunteers in our community and their contributions. If you are a volunteer in our community – thank you! If you have been thinking about volunteering, why not commit to investigating opportunities during National Volunteer Week.
Why volunteer? There are so many reasons why people volunteer – from the intrinsic value of helping another person – to the opportunity to gain more skills and experience. At the Career Centre, we encourage job seekers to volunteer as it can benefit them in various ways, such as:
The Oceanside Volunteer Association has opportunities listed on their website. Consider an appoinment with an Employment Consultant at The Career Centre to further explore your interests and volunteer opportunities.