Voices From Older Adults About Their Volunteer Experiences

December 18, 2012

SHARE Minnesota is an initiative of Lt Governor Yvonne Prettner Solon to encourage older adults to volunteer in their community. Listen to these stories from the Lt Governor and other older Minnesotans about the reasons they volunteer and the many benefits they receive from volunteering.

Community, Learn how these Minnesota seniors are contributing to their communities. They give back and get more. Volunteering is good for your health.

Expand, Learn how these Minnesota seniors are using their life long experiences and interests to find volunteering opportunities in their community.

Experience, Learn how these Minnesota seniors are using their life long experiences and interests to find volunteering opportunities in their community.

Fun, Volunteering “doesn’t feel like work, it’s play”.  These Minnesota volunteers look forward to their volunteering and the differences they are making in their community.

Health, Find out how these older Minnesotan’s find volunteering keeps them young and active.

Skills, Everyone has skills and abilities that are valuable to others through volunteering.

Learn more about SHARE Minnesota.

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