• To create and increase volunteer opportunities to enrich youth, address community needs and develop a lifetime commitment to service.
  • Provide an opportunity to learn new skills and valuable work experience (enhancing marketability both for work and college acceptance).
  • Develop significant relationships with like-minded peers and others.
  • Help Develop social competencies – identity development, compassion, leadership,confidence and self-esteem.
  • Support younger generation to become active leaders and citizens and serves as an important tool for engagement in society.
  • Elicit a sense of responsibility toward others, builds inter-generational cooperation and learning and gives young people a feeling of belonging to and respect for their community. In making a positive contribution to society young people develop better sense of self-worth and confidence, reducing negative behaviors.
  • Youth also bring direct benefits to their communities through volunteering. They contribute by identifying problems and finding solutions, bringing valuable insights that come from the youth perspective.

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