Good cheer and overall kindness are both hallmarks of the holiday season. One of the reasons this particular time of year is so special? The spirit of giving reigns supreme. If you are looking for a way to give back to your community and capture the essence of yuletide, consider volunteering at a local soup kitchen.
Here are three reasons helping out at a soup kitchen during the holidays is a priceless gift for everyone:
- Feelings that Frown Turned Upside Down
- Service Gives Purpose
- Networking Pays Off In More Ways Than One
While there are many ways to volunteer and help others, the holiday season centers around gathering together to share a good meal. Soup kitchens are a perfect spot to do both. Yet, the benefits that you can give and receive will last far beyond the holidays. So, give it some thought. Spread the cheer and feel the love.
Read the full article by Dave Pflieger about why you should volunteer from Medium
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