Volunteering enriches our world: let’s not change it!

Volunteering is a wonderful enriching experience for those who do it and for those who benefit from it!    What is it? The dictionary: “freely offer to do something”.  This is indeed a gift for society.  We need to maintain it as such and be on the alert for a system that is creeping in whereby volunteers are paid a salary or commission.   Let’s keep the gift of volunteering as its always been, a free service for the benefit of the community.  If volunteers are paid let’s not call them volunteers because de facto they are something different.  Maybe we need […]

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