An Essay About Volunteering Skills

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Volunteering Skills Helen Keller once said, “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or ever touched - they must be felt with the heart.” I have volunteered at the Pleasant Hill Lions Club for six years. My parents are members of the Lions Club so I usually help them with as many events as possible. I help them with the Soup Supper, Fishing Derby, the parade in Pleasant Hill, and I volunteer for other stuff outside of Lions Club like the Special Olympics or Meals from the Heartland. This club has shown me how to become a great leader in life. I help the Lions Club by volunteering to do anything that they need my help with. I know my place around everywhere that I volunteer at through the Lions Club. I even know every…show more content…
It is held at the Oakwood Church in Pleasant Hill. Nobody has to pay to come and eat since it is free will donations to the club. The members of the club try to get donations for baskets that people can bid on. They try to get 40 baskets made for the Soup Supper every year. They make different types of soup such as potato, chili, chicken noodles and ham and beans. They even do a veggie tray and bread. Towards the end of the Soup Supper, a member does bingo for people to have a chance to win a prize. Although, the Lions Club has an annual Soup Supper, they also have a Fishing…show more content…
I have done it through the 4-H and Lions Club. You get to have up to 12 people at a station. You have certain rules to follow and all of the boxes that you get done with, goes to the people that have no money for food. I have enjoyed doing it every time and I got about four hours of volunteer work. I have done it at least two or three times through each club. There is pouring, labeling, weighing and packaging. I always try to do the pouring. I think that it is the best part out of the stations and it has also helped me be a better

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