Volunteering is Good for Your Health

My husband and I are active in several community service organizations. It makes a positive impact on the community in which we live. We enjoy helping those less fortunate than ourselves, giving voice to those who need support, and working to make the environment a better place. It makes us happy and it feels good. What we did not realize was the health benefits we reap when we volunteer. Volunteering is not just good for those we help, it has surprising benefits for the volunteer, as well. Continue reading