Monday, December 2, 2013

Volunteerism Good For Students

From Points of Light:
  • Students who participate in community service are 22 percent more likely to graduate from college.
  • Students who volunteer just one hour a week are 50 percent less likely to abuse drugs, alcohol or cigarettes.
  • Youth who serve their communities develop social and civic responsibility and are more likely to become lifelong volunteers, voters and active citizens.
Click here for five easy ideas to make serving together a part of your family’s celebration this season. 

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