With so many daily demands in our lives, it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, the benefits of volunteering can be huge, even helping out with the smallest tasks can make a real difference. Volunteering offers critical help to a community, but the benefits can be even greater for you, the volunteer.
One of the best known benefits of volunteering is the positive impact it has on community. However, have you ever considered that volunteering is a two-way street?
Volunteering allows you to connect to your community, and join in making it a better place. Devoting some of your time and effort to helping can benefit you and your family as much as the cause you choose to help. Dedicating your time as a volunteer helps you make new friends, expand your network, and boost your social skills. Giving to others can also help protect your mental and physical health. Volunteering can also reduce stress, combat depression, keep you mentally stimulated, and provide a sense of purpose.
Come volunteer with Solano-Napa Habitat for Humanity, and enjoy the positive impact it can have in your life!
Solano-Napa Habitat for Humanity screens all staff, board members, applicant families and key volunteers on the National Sex Offender Public Registry and by performing a criminal background check. By completing this application you are submitting to such inquiries. Key volunteers contribute more than 20 hours each month.