Posts Tagged ‘volunteering’



I talked to an old friend, who now has opportunity to exist without full-time work. He scratches his head at the thought of volunteer work. He would be surprised to learn that in 2010, more thanĀ 13 million people, orĀ 47% of the Canadian population, volunteered their time through a group or organization. In addition if one […]



I had the unique experience of being a host to new immigrants through Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia. What benefits did I gain? I met people, who were starting a new life in Canada, giving me insight into the challenges that my parents experienced when they moved to Canada. There were people from China, […]