Volunteering in Retirement

Persons with I/DD Give Back by Volunteering

Inclusive Volunteerism: Giving Back – “Emphasize Abilities” When it comes to volunteering, we all have our individual skill sets, interests, and passions. Though some people talk in terms of deficit, or judge and compare others, why not choose inclusivity instead? …

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Volunteering during the Holidays in 2020

Volunteering During the Holidays in 2020 A Season of Giving in Full Swing While everyone likes to give what they can all year round, you can’t deny the special sense of something bigger than ourselves when volunteering during the holidays. …

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How My Family Grew Closer by Volunteering

family volunteering in action

How My Family Grew Closer by Volunteering (in honor of Family Volunteer Day, Nov 21) The New Generational Duo of Volunteers:  Grandparents and Grandkids It started with a rock.  Because it is all fun and games when Grandma shows up, …

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How volunteering during COVID-19 broadened my worldview

How volunteering during COVID-19 broadened my worldview This year has been labeled the Great Reset of 2020.  For many, Covid-19 has taken away plans, events, and opportunities.  But simultaneously, it has given us a new set of plans, a change …

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Volunteering During a Pandemic

Volunteering (and other activities) During a Pandemic Our lives have changed drastically in the past few days, due to COVID-19 and social distancing mandates. In addition to changes to how we volunteer, many other activities have shifted. Spring breaks have …

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