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    Why volunteer

    Volunteering is a great way to make a difference and have a positive impact on your local community. Volunteering also has many benefits for you too.

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    Gain confidence & improve self-esteem – Gives you the chance to try something new and provides a sense of achievement.

    Meet a diverse range of people – Volunteering brings together a diverse range of people from all backgrounds and walks of life. It will help you to develop your interpersonal skills and make new friends.

    Be part of a community – Volunteering can help you to feel part of a new community and something outside of your friends and family.

    Learn new skills – Volunteering can help you to gain new knowledge and skills, gain experience and even qualifications.

    Boost your career options – Employers are interested in activities that help to provide a good work-life balance. If you are thinking of a career change, then volunteering is a perfect way to explore new ideas.

    Have fun! – Most volunteers have a great time and you can never know who you might meet, what you will learn, and what impact this could have on your life.

    Why not start your volunteering journey today! Contact WillemLewis-Henderson@nandscvs.org