What do RSVP Volunteers do?
Volunteers serve in nonprofit and community agencies, governmental agencies, faith based organizations, and health-care facilities, providing help to individuals in need. Assignments Include: -Helping in area hospitals, assisted living facilities, and nursing homes -Assisting in meal preparation and distribution to the homebound -Assisting in the distribution of food in food pantries, food closets, and soup kitchens -Assisting in local museums, historical sites, and theaters -Working in area thrift shops
You Benefit! As an RSVP volunteer, you’ll receive:
-Free volunteer placement -Supplemental accident and liability insurance -The opportunity to make new friends -The opportunity to use your skills and experience -The satisfaction of knowing you are helping others, and making a difference -The health advantages (mental and physical) associated with volunteering -Training and opportunity to acquire new skills