Here are a toolkits to inspire volunteering for charities and companies:
When you give back - your time or your talents - you create a special connection with the people and communities you care about most.
When you think about volunteering, what inspires you? Why do you want to become a volunteer? What will be different in our world because you gave a little bit of your time as a volunteer?
Whatever your reason, we believe volunteering can transform you and the world around you.
20 Great Reasons to Volunteer:
Make a difference
Enjoy meaningful conversation
Connect with your community
Contribute to a cause that you care about
Use your skills in a productive way
Develop new skills
Meet new people
Explore new areas of interest
Meet good people
Impress your mom
Expand your horizons
Get out of the house
Make new friends
Strengthen your resume
Feel better about yourself
To be a part of a global generosity movement and give back on GivingTuesday!
Tips for finding volunteer opportunities
Conduct a search for volunteer opportunities in your area on VolunteerCanada, VolunteerMatch or MeaningfulWork.
Share your volunteering activities on social media and use the hashtag #GivingTuesdayCa. The need has never been greater and all your positive actions matter. Giving is generative!