Volunteer Positions Andover MN

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Trena Bolden Fields
(612) 913-7426
Minneapolis, MN
Coaching Types
Life, Career, Performance
Certified Life Coach, Acting Coach

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Ms. Leah E EricksonACC
651.592.3289, 651.592.3289
11330-D Chisholm Cir Ne Blaine
Minneapolis, MN
Ms. Frances Anne Olson, CPCC
(612) 750-0440
5289 O''Connell Drive Mounds View
Saint Paul, MN
Ms. Kate Simonson, BA Education and MA PsychotherapyACC
(651) 482-9843
1038 Arbogast St
Saint Paul, MN
Lori Florence Spangler, CPCC
(651) 483-1172
205 Primrose Court Vadnais Heights
Saint Paul, MN
Susan RasmussenMCC
763.712.1504, 909.336.5463
13055 Riverdale Nw Suite 500 #254 Coon Rapids
Minneapolis, MN
Rebecca Cristine Pfeifer
(612) 964-4994
11326 Rosemill Lane North
Champlin, MN
Dr. Renee Rochelle Green
(763) 807-1850
9639 Linden Lane N. Brooklyn Park
Minneapolis, MN
Barbara Rae Rubin-GreenbergACC
(612) 386-7713
4216 Flag Avenue North New Hope
Minneapolis, MN
Ruth M. Godfrey, Master Certified Coach For Life
612.644.4666, 763.788.0702
4020 Reservoir Blvd
Minneapolis, MN
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Benefits of Volunteer Work


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Whether you’re interested in giving back, gaining work experience or filling work gaps, volunteer work has many benefits. For starters, as a volunteer worker, you can gain valuable work experience that can help you begin building a resume. For students, volunteering full-time during the summer months or on weekends during the regular semester will impress future employers and help you stand out from the crowd. For non-students, volunteering anytime will strengthen your resume and help you obtain skills that can lead to advancement opportunities.

Next, volunteering can actually help you find potential employers. When you volunteer, you’re always meeting new people. These people may give you job leads. By volunteering for programs related to your career field, you are also more likely to meet important contacts or other professionals with the same interests.

Volunteer work can help you gain valuable skills. For example, if you’re working for a non-profit, you might learn all about fundraising and develop skills related to working with groups. You might handle donations, help manage projects, and organize events. An organized candidate with management skills and the ability to work with large groups is a great asset to hiring companies.

While working with non-profits can help you gain valuable experience and skills, other fields can do the same. Other fields that may be open to volunteer workers are:

  • -Education
  • -Disaster Relief
  • -Community Development
  • -Research
  • -Medical/Health
  • -Construction
  • -Administration
  • -Land Conservation
  • -Parks & Recreation

To apply for a volunteer position at any given company, all you have to do is contact the company’s human resources department by email or phone and inquire about volunteer opportunities. Most companies have volunteer, internship or other similar programs. If they don’t, they will likely be open to the idea. The human resources dep...

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