Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity and is intended to promote goodness or improve human quality of life. In return, this activity can produce a feeling of self-worth and respect. United Way of Baroda provides vast opportunities to candidates who want to volunteer for the noble cause of improving the quality of life of the vulnerable and poor. The volunteering opportunity is available for all age groups.
Benefits of Volunteering with United Way of Baroda
Learn or develop a new skill
It is never too late to learn new skills. Planning and implementing the Annual Fundraising Event can develop goal setting, planning and budgeting skills. Supervising and training other volunteer helps to develop supervisory and training skills.
Be part of your community
Communities are suffering due to the growth of secular societies but we can really bridge that expanding gap through volunteering. Volunteering is ultimately about helping others and having an impact on people’s wellbeing.
Motivation and sense of achievement
Volunteers are regarded as good-doers. It may be true that no one person can solve all the world’s problems, but what you can do is make that little corner of the world where you live just that little bit better.
Boost your career options
Volunteering adds experience and new skills. Volunteering is a perfect way to explore new fields. Volunteering is the ideal way to expand your work portfolio in your field and to gain a real insight into your chosen path.
New interests and hobbies
Volunteer experience can lead you to discover a hobby or interest you were unaware of. You can strengthen your personal/professional mission and vision by exploring opportunities and expanding your horizons.
Volunteering reflects and supports a complete picture of you, and gives real examples of your commitment; dedication and interests. It is great to volunteer and see the direct impact of your actions on some of the most vulnerable people of the community.
Meeting a diverse range of people
Volunteering is an excellent way to develop your interpersonal skills. Volunteering also offers an incredible networking opportunity. It is also a great way to learn about people from all walks of life, different environments, and new industries.