British Columbia Division

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Benefits of Volunteering

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When life is busy it can be hard to find time to volunteer. However, volunteering has many benefits that you may not know about:

Gain Confidence: By volunteering you are doing good for others, which can bring a sense of achievement and pride.

Make a Difference: Volunteering can have a real and valuable positive affect on people, communities and society in general. Without our volunteers our services would not be possible

Meet new People: Volunteering brings a diverse group of individuals together and by working towards a common goal, you are able to get to know others.

Combats depression: By keeping in contact regularly with others you are more able to find a solid support system, which can help support you during a difficult time.

 

The Salvation Army needs volunteers as never before. For more information about volunteering with The Salvation Army, click here.

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You don’t have to be rich and famous to make a contribution that will change lives. The reality is that most charitable bequests are made by ordinary, hardworking, thoughtful people who have a desire to make a positive difference in their community after they’re gone. Whoever you are, whatever you’re personal or financial situation, you can do something amazing for the world by remembering your favorite charity in your will.

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Thank you to our amazing volunteers

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During National Volunteer Week from April 23 to 29th we would like to take the time to celebrate our volunteer’s contributions and thank them for their support. 

Our volunteers serve passionately, willingly and selflessly on the front lines, bringing hope to those in need and for that we are grateful.

Each year in British Columbia we provide 1,227,895 meals for the hungry and 228,488 adults and children are served through our community and family services.  None of this would be possible without […]