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With a world pandemic, in-person volunteer opportunities can be hard to come across. However, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah offers many opportunities for volunteering in person in Utah. Below are just a few of the many perks that come along with volunteering in person: Health Benefits of In-Person Volunteering According to the Mayo Clinic, there are numerous health benefits for people who volunteer. Not only will volunteers have less of a risk for depression,
Most people think that volunteering primarily helps those being served. However, people do not realize that volunteers can derive their purpose, experience, and success through their volunteer work.  At Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah, both the volunteer or the “Big” and the “Little” benefit from the relationship. The Little has a positive role model to look up to and significant leadership and relationship skills. The program encourages both the Big and the Little ones
Many believe that volunteer work is not as important as benchmark achievements. Individuals are reluctant to list volunteer work on their résumés because they are afraid it won’t be impressive enough or have enough to show. But is it worth it? Yes. Volunteering opens doors, helps provide career experiences, and allows individuals to develop personal skills.  Here are a few reasons why being a volunteer in Utah will look good on your résumé: Volunteering shows
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3 Benefits of Donating to BBBSU

Posted on August 25, 2021
Category: BBBSU, Donations in Utah
Donations in Utah There are many reasons to donate to any charitable organization. Many organizations rely on public support to fund their organizational mission and operations. Public donations in Utah have decreased due to current economic hardships as a result of the current global pandemic. However, financial donations have increased, like food banks and food pantries for disaster relief, during this time. There is a need to donate to other causes like arts organizations and
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Life moves by at an incredible speed, and most of us fill that time with a balance of work and play. The question of how fulfilling that time relates directly to our choices of how those times are used. One way to make the most of your time is volunteering as a Big Brother or Big Sister of Utah. Here are the top three reasons to pick being a “Big” when looking for opportunities to