Volunteering is great for your community and makes Nottingham a better place; but don’t forget the positive impact it has on you, volunteering is genuine win-win for everyone.
Whether you want to improve your CV with new skills, meet new people or just feel good about yourself, volunteering can change your life for the better.
TravelRight will offer you free training and be on hand to support you. And, you agree your own time commitment, so you’ll only ever volunteer for the hours that suit you.
5 reasons to volunteer
Build your confidence and make new friends. Volunteering is about sharing new experiences and learning with different people. You will learn new skills that can give you the confidence to face challenges in other areas of your life.
Improve your community. You are the perfect person to start making a difference to where you live. Volunteering creates a sense of community, improves your area and helps you appreciate your surroundings and neighbours.
Improve your health. Research shows that volunteering can improve your health. It can create a heightened sense of well-being, an improvement in insomnia, a stronger immune system and a speedier recovery from surgery.
Boost your career options. A survey carried out by TimeBank through Reed Executive found 73% of employers would employ a candidate with volunteering experience over one without. Also, volunteering lets you try out different kinds of work, giving you hands-on experience of how different professions operate.
Have more fun! And don’t forget that volunteering can be great fun. New people, new surroundings, new experiences all combine to create great times with new friends.
How to join
If you’d like to learn more about how to become a Travelright volunteer, contact us today.