Why Volunteer? The Benefits of Giving Back and How to Get Started

It's simple: People who help others are happier and live longer. Not sure where to start? Here's how to find the right volunteering match for you, so you can get involved with awesome opportunities right in your own community (12 Photos)

Jill Provost on Oct 29, 2012 at 10:14AM

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Why Volunteer? The Benefits of Giving Back and How to Get Started

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Find the Right Volunteering Match

To find a cause that suits you, Rosenthal recommends asking yourself these questions: “Is there a change in the world that I want to see? What cause do I care about and what organizations represent that? What do I want to do with my time -- do I want to use my skills or learn new ones? Who do I want to do this with? And, lastly, what’s my availability?”

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