Fast Facts on Community Volunteer Action

Even the smallest interaction can make a difference in somebody's life. Even if it cannot be immediately seen or ever measured, I have learned to simply appreciate the time you spend volunteering and to believe in my own ability to impact others in a positive way. (Student Volunteer)

  • 20-25 weekly volunteer teams serve at social agencies in Hamilton
  • 300 students give 10,000 hours of service each year, at minimum wage this is more than $110,000 of benefit to the Hamilton community!
  • Students are engaging in children's tutoring, assisting adults with disabilities, working with youth, and serving at homeless shelters
  • More than 40 Student Leaders are trained each year in volunteer coordinating and discussion facilitation skills