Give a little and Gain So Much More
You may be the one jumping in to help out at work with tasks beyond your normal scope of duties because of a fast approaching deadline or the parent teachers appreciate. because you help out at the school, be it in the child’s classroom, the library or taking the day off to chaperon the school day trip.
How about where there is no direct or indirect, tangible or otherwise benefit to the giver; that is, service essentially done out of sheer altruism.
Research shows that amongst the many advantages of volunteering is that it shifts the focus from the individual to others. Although the focus of this article is on traditional face to face volunteering it is worth mentioning that there are remote volunteering opportunities which offer the added convenience of making that difference sometimes from the comfort of wherever you have internet access.