Volunteer/Community Service Opportunities
Ever think about giving back to your community? Do you need service learning hours for school? Volunteering with the Prince George’s Department of Parks and Recreation is a great way to do it, whether you want to help out at a one-day special event or assist on an ongoing basis.
For more information about possible opportunities, check out the links below:
Volunteering is an awesome way to give back to the community and make a positive impact on Prince George’s County. Volunteer work is an important component on a résumé.
Here are some interesting facts about volunteering (from www.IndependentSector.org):
You can make a difference. At the Department of Parks and Recreation, volunteering is easy, fun and makes you feel great!
- 67% of young people volunteer
- 44% of adults volunteer
- 89% of households give to charity at a rate of $1,620 per year
- The more you volunteer when you’re young, the more likely you are to volunteer and give when you’re an adult