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WHY VOLUNTEER?

PEOPLE VOLUNTEER FOR A VARIETY OF REASONS

Some are motivated by altruistic values. Some seek social justice. Others see service as a way to enable a democratic political system.

Whatever your reason, volunteering can transform you and the world around you.

You Make A Difference

Every person counts! No matter how small your steps are, you have the potential to make a big difference!

Promotes Civic Responsibility

 Volunteerism is an investment in our community and the people who live in it.

You Can Give Back

People like to support community resources that they use themselves or that benefit people they care about.

You Develop New Skills

Volunteers discover hidden talents that may change your view on your self worth.

It Promotes Personal Growth

Understanding community needs helps foster empathy and self-efficacy.

It Brings People Together

It unites people from diverse backgrounds to work toward a common goal. It also builds  camaraderie and teamwork.

You Can Gain  Experience

Volunteering allows you to test out different careers.

It's Good For Your Wellbeing

It reduces stress and makes you healthier both physically and mentally.

 

 

LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

 
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CAMP CHESTERMERE

We use the motto, "a place to belong" to describe the type of place we strive to be for campers, staff and alumni as we create an environment that includes everyone, regardless of their race, creed, religion or socioeconomic status.

We try to create a fun and safe place where kids can just be themselves and feel accepted.

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FRIENDS OF EAST LAKE SCHOOL SOCIETY

Dedicated to enriching student and community education and recreation, the Friends of Chestermere East Lake School Society is the fundraising committee that works with the School to fund projects for the East Lake School.

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