If you’ve volunteered before, especially in a small scale project, you’re probably familiar with that empty feeling that comes after you’ve completed your service and you don’t see an immediate impact. You might convince yourself that you don’t need to see the impact to know your service was valuable, but it can still be difficult to motivate yourself the next time you have an opportunity to serve.

Sound familiar?

To get a better look at the real impact of volunteering, check out these stats from the Corporation for National & Community Service:


Whether you’re participating in a highway clean up or distributing coats in a homeless shelter, every act of service counts!


For more information on how to make a difference in your community, check out the Corporation for National & Community Service