Volunteering

Volunteering 20 Minutes at a Time

Today's blog is reposted from Business4Better blog, published on March 20, 2013. Do you have busy employees that can’t give large amounts of time for charitable volunteering due to other commitments and a busy lifestyle? Then try micro-volunteering.

My Daily Dose of Inspiration for Volunteering

Today's post is written by Chelsea Murphy, Communications Coordinator at Points of Light.  An avid sports enthusiast, she likes doing good through buying fair trade coffee and recycling daily.

Yesterday I watched a TEDx talk by Tony Robbins. TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out as a conference bringing people together from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, and Design. Today you can find archives of talks on almost any topic you can imagine.  Below is Tony Robbin's talk called "Why Do We Do What We Do?"

Friday Volunteer News Round Up!

Happy Friday! Hope you had a great 4th of July! Did you partake in any holiday volunteering? Share with us in comments! Here are some of the top volunteer stories from the week:

Finding Causes You Care About: Adventures in Adult Literacy

This is a guest post by Kimberly Wilson. Kimberly is from accredited online colleges, she writes on topics including career, education, student life, college life, home improvement, time management etc.

You Could Be A Volunteer Who Doesn't Even Know It...

Chelsea MurphyToday's post is written by Chelsea Murphy, Communications Coordinator at Points of Light.  An avid sports enthusiast, and a recently converted smart phone user, she likes doing good through buying fair trade coffee and recycling daily.

Corporate Volunteering Across Borders

Cristina AndoniToday’s guest post is written by Cristina Andoni, ATLAS Corps Fellow from Republic of Moldova, serving at Points of Light as Corporate Institute Coordinator.

Raynia Kinniston… “Points of Light” Volunteer Royalty

Today’s post is written by Shawn Anderson, five-time author, corporate trainer and national speaker on the topics of “possibility thinking and creating opportunity.”  He is also the Founder of the

News Flash: Make the Call

This Thursday, Sept. 15, we hope you will join us to tell Congress that this is not the time to dismantle national and community service programs which have been so central to our nation's progress.

How Can I Get A Great Volunteer Experience?

Today's guest post is written by Pamela Hawley, the founder and CEO of UniversalGiving.  For more information on UniversalGiving check out their

How Volunteer Work Can Save the Young Unemployed

Today's post is written by Alvina Lopez, a freelance writer and blog junkie, who blogs about accredited online colleges. She welcomes your comments at her email Id: alvina.lopez @gmail.com.

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