Volunteer at the Ostego Bay marine Science Center!
Community Service: Top 10 Reasons to Volunteer
Thinking of becoming a volunteer? See a list of reasons that will help you make up your mind.
#10: It's good for you.
Volunteering provides physical and mental rewards. It:
#9: It saves resources.
Volunteering provides valuable community services so more money can be spent on local improvements.
#8: Volunteers gain professional experience.
You can test out a career.
#7: It brings people together.
As a volunteer you assist in:
#6: It promotes personal growth and self esteem.
Understanding community needs helps foster empathy and self-efficacy.
#5: Volunteering strengthens your community.
As a volunteer you help:
#4: You learn a lot.
Volunteers learn things like these:
#3: You get a chance to give back.
People like to support local community resources that they use themselves or that benefit people they care about.
#2: Volunteering encourages civic responsibility.
Community service and volunteerism are an investment in our community and the people who live in it.
#1: You make a difference.
Every person counts!
Do you like talking about nature and proud of our area? Learn more about our volunteer opportunities at the Marine Science Center by calling 239.765.8101 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ostego Bay Foundation, Inc. - A member supported organization