Other reasons to commit are to socialize, to carry out a social project, out of a sense of duty based on personal and family activities or simply to help.
Volunteering also generates many benefits for the person who gives of their time. Among others, we can never say it enough, volunteering makes us happy.
What are the benefits of giving your time?
Volunteering connects us to others
Volunteering is good for the mind and body
Volunteering can become a professional springboard
Volunteering brings pleasure and fulfilment to our life
Source: helpguide.org and Fédération des centres d’action bénévole du Québec