We love volunteering and think it is so important to have volunteers in our local communities. Without even realizing it, you are making a big difference to the lives of so many people in your local community, as well as changing your life too. So many people think that volunteering is only going toward helping those in need, however, taking part in different activities can put you in good stead when it comes to your future too.
When the time comes for you to start thinking about applying for jobs, showing that you have completed various volunteering activities with companies like ours, can help to make your resume stand out. To do so, you could also enlist the help of somewhere like ARC Resumes (www.arcresumes.com) if you really wanted to drive your resume into the eyes of potential employers. This is just one reason why volunteering can be so important.
This is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the many organizations in our town where you can make a difference!
Round Hill Community Church will host a Volunteer Outreach Fair on Sunday, Oct. 9 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The fair will take place in the Round Hill Community House, 395 Round Hill Road. All are welcome. The goal of the fair is to connect members of the community with area non-profit organizations. Representatives from all organizations will be available to discuss volunteer opportunities as well as their mission and work. Organizations that will be attending include Inspirica, Child Guidance Center of Connecticut, Family Centers, Carver Center, Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich, Neighbor to Neighbor, Meals on Wheels, Simply Smiles, Mission Grandbois, Laurel House, Kids in Crisis, Shelter for the Homeless, Community Plates, Retired Men’s Association, Greenwich Chaplaincy, United Way, Comfort Zone Camp, American Red Cross, Women’s Mentoring Network, River House, & YWCA of Greenwich. For more information, visit roundhillcommunitychurch.org or call 203-869-1091.