is a very beneficial way to give back to your community. It not only
helps the people around you, but it also helps you learn to have a
sense of commitment. The area that I have chosen to volunteer at is
my local animal shelter. I chose it because I have always had a love
for animals, and hope to make a career out of it someday. I tend to
volunteer 2-3 days a week. My responsibilities at the shelter are to
walk the dogs in and out of the kennels and to make sure all dogs and
cats have their necessities such as food and water.
biggest challenge volunteering would probably have to be trying to
stay motivated to keep coming back. This is where I learned all
about commitment. Commitment is where you have to be dedicated to a
certain cause. I had to realize that volunteering is such a
beneficial way to give back to my community and to help me learn and
advance in certain skills. Although volunteering is sometimes hard
to try and fit into a busy schedule, it will give you a sense of
accomplishment as soon as you’re done. It’s like the whole
process gives back to you.
thing that has probably given me the most satisfaction while
volunteering is getting to have a connection with all of the animals.
I definitely have a passion towards this kind of career, so
volunteering benefits me so much. It’s so rewarding to know that
what I love to do helps others as well.
spirit of volunteerism can touch many hearts and help many people,
but it’s all up to you to decide what kind of area you choose to
offer your services to. I can definitely promise that in the end
you’ll feel a sense of commitment in your community, which is an