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RESOLUTIONS: Volunteering Can Go A Long Way For Others [AUDIO]

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ST. CLOUD — Still trying to find a new years resolution? Why not give up a few hours of your day to volunteer.

Volunteering is a great way to give back to the community, help others, and provide a sense of accomplishment.

United Way Marketing and Communications Manager Jessica Johnson says non-profit organizations rely a lot on volunteers.

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Johnson says they have over 300 ways you can volunteer and you don’t need a specific skill set to help out.

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United Way is flexible when it comes to working around your schedules. Johnson says they encourage family volunteering.

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Johnson says there is a lot of benefits to volunteering such as giving back to the community, meeting new people, and working on your resume.

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If you’re interested in becoming a volunteer you can call their volunteer coordinator at 252-0227 or visit their website at unitedwayhelps.org.

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