Insights That Make An Impact

Water You Going to Do?

In 2017, a group called the “Cajun Navy” volunteered their help to aid Texans during Hurricane Harvey and the ongoing flooding. Consisting of Louisianians, one volunteer was estimated to have rescued more than 8,000 people in the Houston area alone! Now, Texans are...

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Hero’s Volunteer

It was an honor and so inspiring to attend the groundbreaking for Howard County Veterans Monument at the Columbia Lakefront this Saturday! Neighborhood Square to be named for local WWII Veteran Vivian C. "Millie" Bailey.  She is truly a VOLUNTEER’S...

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Value of Volunteers

Independent Sector Releases 2017 Value of Volunteer Time of $24.69 Per Hour. (WASHINGTON, April 19, 2018) – Today, Independent Sector, in partnership with IMPLAN, announces that the latest value of a volunteer hour is $24.69 – up 2.2...

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Why Not?

No – it is NOT a chore!  Volunteers are not a necessary evil.  Yes, they save a ton of money and make it possible to organize events and disasters when otherwise it would be impossible.  Happy, excited volunteers also enhance your events and draw more...

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