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Volunteers are needed year round, not just during the holidays
Volunteers are needed year round, not just during the holidays

For many families, groups of co-workers and friends, and individuals, volunteering is one of the most meaningful winter traditions. During the December holiday season, they may serve meals or collect food and clothing. In January, the Martin Luther King, Jr. national Day of Service is wonderful time to adopt the "day on, not a day off" mantra as a good opportunity to give back. But the volunteering experience and the positive impact it has on the lives of others can, and should, be more than a once-a-year tradition. It should become a year-round habit that allows us to make a difference in the community while also providing personal meaning and satisfaction. The work of the...

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