In addition to helping the community when you volunteer, research shows that volunteering is good for you!
- improve your health, happiness and well-being
- meet new people and make new friends
- attend monthly social events and informational programs
- receive the President’s Volunteer Service Award based on hours of service
- attend the annual recognition celebration
United Way RSVP offers educational programs, free Blood Pressure Screenings and maintains a Community Calendar listing free and low cost events and activities. You can learn more about all of their activities in the RSVP monthly newsletter.
For ideas on where you may want to volunteer with RSVP, see a list of volunteer opportunities by station.