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How Microvolunteering Helps You Help Others

How Microvolunteering Helps You Help Others

Microvolunteering is popular because it offers the flexibility traditional volunteering does not. It deals with the commitment and capacity of work volunteers can provide. Rather than work on larger, long term volunteer positions, you can devote a specific amount of...
Training for a Marathon

Training for a Marathon

A marathon consists of 26.2 miles and is no small feat. Proper preparation is essential in not only accomplishing your goal but in preventing injury as well. Participants often devote at least one year to train for this monumental but gratifying task. It is also...
Recruiting and Retaining Introverted Volunteers

Recruiting and Retaining Introverted Volunteers

Introverts are often misunderstood and even undercounted. Because of this, career and volunteer organizations often lose out on their skills. Introverts become frustrated by being overlooked and misunderstood. They exit before they can be utilized appropriately....
Bicycle Tours To Explore In Canada

Bicycle Tours To Explore In Canada

Perhaps it’s because Canada is the second largest nation on the planet in terms of square kilometres that makes it great for exploring. The geography changes significantly from east to west offering something for every traveller. Don’t be confined by car...
New Canadian Food Guidelines

New Canadian Food Guidelines

Canada’s Food Guide, in its newest version, has the big takeaways that dairy and meat are out; water and plants are in. Rather than emphasizing food servings and groups, it places more focus on when, what, and how Canadians eat. Among the more notable changes in...
Virtual Volunteering 101

Virtual Volunteering 101

Volunteering has a multitude of benefits, not only for the individual or group receiving the service but for those providing it as well. Volunteers can range in the areas they work and serve, including trained services such as education or emergency rescue, or on an...