In fact, in 2009, Macleans named Guelph one of Canada's smartest cities due to the fact that residents took part in above average rates of continuing education, cultural activities and volunteerism.
If you want to live somewhere, where volunteerism is alive and well, check out the Midwest where they dedicate over 2 million hours on average each year to volunteer activities.
Perhaps the most important goal achieved by the American Red Cross is the ability to provide a solid infrastructure for the spirit of volunteerism that the organization sparked.
It provides adoption, microchipping, boarding, training and cremation services as well as many opportunities for education and volunteerism.
Americans have always rallied together and dealing with disasters has been at the forefront of volunteerism in America.
The organization has initiatives that are tailored to increasing volunteerism in communities across the country.
Volunteerism as a movement responds to the events of our history as well as our changing dynamic as a culture.
I would say yes because it's definitely changed the way I see the sense of community and volunteerism.
With disaster relief also comes long distance volunteering--a growing trend in volunteerism.
Volunteer Canada promotes volunteerism in Canada.