Through service, youth gain powerful skills like empathy, critical thinking and creativity – skills needed to be successful in school, work and life.
It’s National Volunteer Week, which is a good time to dispel some common misconceptions about volunteering.
Are we realizing that people need more than money to be happy?
Each year at nearly 4,000 VITA sites across the U.S., thousands of volunteers prepare tax returns that bring billions of dollars back to communities.
For 50 years, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs have provided free tax prep to millions of low- and moderate- income U.S. households.