Entries in benefits of volunteering (8)

Tuesday
Nov222016

Christmas Volunteering  Opportunities

Father Christmas may bring presents but he can’t bring you these amazing experiences from only £150! See our list of Christmas volunteer projects this festive season, to have a truly life-changing gift this Christmas.

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Tuesday
Sep222015

Inspirational Quotes For Volunteers

When you volunteer it is sometimes difficult to explain to others why you do it. Why spend your time building a house when you could be at the beach? Why volunteer when you could work and earn money? Wouldn’t work experience be more beneficial? As a volunteer you know there is nothing more rewarding or beneficial than your work.

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Friday
Dec052014

Volunteer, it makes you live longer

Volunteering is seen as a good cause, a way to help those less fortunate than ourselves, but have you ever considered the impact volunteering has on the volunteer? We have decided to find this out on International Volunteer Day 2014. Various studies argue that working to help others is good for our health and happiness – it even reduces mortality risk… So while city high flyers fight to win more money, the real win could be found in acts of selflessness.

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Wednesday
Aug132014

Not sure what to study? Explore your career options whilst traveling

Do you feel pressured to start a degree but are not sure what you want to study? Frontier’s many volunteer projects offer a great insight into different job fields. Why not try your potential as a teacher with one of our teaching projects whilst helping children from impoverished backgrounds?

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Wednesday
Feb262014

What Universities Really Think About Gap Years

Many students worry that universities don’t look favourably upon gap years.  Whilst this may have been true some time ago, these days, breaks from education are actually welcomed by institutions if approached in the right way.

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Thursday
Jan232014

3 Reasons Volunteering is Good for your Health

If you’ve ever been a volunteer research has shown that you’re likely to be happier, less inclined to depression and even more likely to live longer than you’re non-volunteer counterpart.

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Tuesday
Jul232013

World youth day

World Youth Day is a catholic tradition initiated by Pope John Paul II in 1985. The day celebrates the Catholic faith, unity, and rejoices in the thoughtfulness of young minds.

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Wednesday
Apr242013

4 benefits of volunteering

There are many obvious benefits to volunteering – things like helping people less fortunate than you, helping conserve and protect land and animals that need help to survive, and aiding your career and employability status.

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