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Looking for Work-Life Balance? Volunteer.

This was the central finding of a study by researchers at the University of Zurich and the Swiss federal technology institute ETH Zurich and published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. The researchers surveyed more than 700 people about job demands, time spent volunteering and work-life balance.

Posted: Saturday, June 13, 2015
Related: Education | Health

5 Facts You Didn't Know About Women's Philanthropy

Women are where the power is – at work, at home,...

Posted: Thursday, April 23, 2015
Related: Education

Volunteers Deserve to Be Honored Year Round

“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” – Muhammad Ali

Posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Related: Education

Measuring Volunteer Impact

Children entering their first years of regular schooling have to be prepared to interact with other children, control themselves, and cooperate with their peers. Skills like these cannot be learned until children take their first steps into kindergarten. Programs provide children with opportunities to play and learn with other kids outside of a school environment.

While it's easy to assume that every child is ready for kindergarten when they...

Posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Related: Basic Needs