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Top 5 Reasons to Volunteer

1. Well-being booster

Giving of your time does wonders for your physical and mental health. Your stress levels are reduced, and your mood improves. By focusing your efforts on others, you’re more likely to lift your emotions to a positive place, and decrease your tension-producing patterns which means less stress and a happier you.

2. A learning road

Volunteering helps you learn different things about people and cultures opening you up to personal and professional growth. Volunteers often discover hidden talents and passions that directly improve their self-confidence.

3. Self-esteem builder

Volunteering experiences encourage personal growth. You’ll learn so many new things! Your newfound knowledge is coupled with the fact that you feel great because you’re helping others.

4. You’re needed!

As a volunteer, you are a valuable gem that’s truly appreciated. Just by helping you save an organization a fortune in fees. Giving of your time is a valuable donation.

5. Giving back- Making a difference

Volunteering is an opportunity for people to support the community resources they use themselves, or hold close to their heart. If an organization has helped someone you love, giving back in the form of volunteering is an extremely generous, thoughtful, valuable way to show appreciation. Every volunteer can make a difference. Don’t underestimate the value of your time!

Volunteer Opportunities

Click on the current opportunities below to sign up to volunteer!

1.  Filling food bags for the Weekend Feeding Backpack Program in Fergus Falls
     A.  January 2022 to March 2022
     B.  April 2022 to May 2022