Who benefits from the program?

The purpose of the volunteer program is to promote and support volunteer activities, serve as a clearinghouse for volunteer opportunities, and link the interests and talents of citizens who want to volunteer with the needs of the Village. A successful program will benefit both the volunteer and the community by:

  • Enhancing and augmenting the Village’s ability to provide quality services to the community
  • Providing an opportunity for volunteers to share their knowledge and skills to benefit the community
  • Providing an opportunity for volunteers to develop knowledge and skills that may translate to employment within or outside the community
  • Stimulating citizenship
  • Preparing volunteers to participate in government and influence decisions affecting their community
  • Promoting a sense of ownership and a commitment to the community
  • Enhancing the quality of life in the community through volunteer contributions

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1. How do I become a volunteer?
2. How do I request a volunteer?
3. How are volunteers matched?
4. Does the Village provide insurance to volunteers?
5. What is the volunteer selection process?
6. Who benefits from the program?