Volunteering: The Heart of America [Infographic]
Volunteers have impacted humanity and economic development on a global scale. Organizations such as the Peace Corps, Volunteer Match, AmeriCorps, Habitat for Humanity and United We Serve provide a platform for volunteers to expand their outreach even more.
If you are passionate about helping others and advocating for a cause, a career in social work may be the perfect fit for you. Social workers aren’t just found in clinics and hospitals. They have a direct impact on communities, families, social policies and federal laws. People in social work have many career options available to them and can, in fact, be employed by volunteer-based organizations.
In honor of volunteers and all they do, “Heart of America” infographic details where most volunteers reside, why they volunteer, what causes they volunteer for and more.