Peter (not his real name) is a member of a few organizations, including his local Chamber of Commerce. He owns a company that performs business services such as copywriting, newsletter publishing, ad...
One of the subjects I am going to research in the near future is combining travel with volunteer opportunities all over the world. Volunteering is a great way of exploring different cultures while mak...
Kids can easily get caught up comparing what they have to what their friends have or what they see advertised on TV. They often care more about themselves and their "stuff" than thinking of others or...
We're now a few weeks into the New Year 2007. I hope you are making progress with your New Year's Resolutions. I'm a bit off schedule on one of mine because a project is moving a bit slower than I ex...
"You have got to be out of your mind" was a sentence Isabella was getting used to hearing. Friend after friend rolled their eyes as she told them of her plans. Isabella was 80 years old, for God's sa...
"You make a living by what you get, but you make a life by what you give." The quotation is often ascribed to the great British statesman Winston Churchill.Whether he said it or not there could hardl...
Why do people volunteer their time?As a volunteer, you don't get paid for donating your time. However, there are benefits in it for you and me when we're unselfish in giving our time to benefit others...
Volunteers are not paid -- not because they are worthless, but because they are priceless.I have listed below practical ways you can motivate people to volunteer and keep them volunteering in your org...
As a volunteer, you don't get paid for donating your time. However, there are benefits in it for you and me when we're unselfish in giving our time to benefit others.The following are five major reaso...
Should I organise my own volunteer program abroad or join a program with a volunteer agency ? Many of us would love to do some volunteer travel. Popular volunteer destinations in Asia for example ...