Debunking Myths About Volunteers

Volunteers Have A Huge Impact on an Organization

Working with volunteers for over two decades — in churches, sports, radio, and the performing arts, as well as being a volunteer myself — I have heard it all. “Volunteers are lazy, unreliable, have poor quality of work,” the list goes on and on. When I hear this, I am utterly amazed and wonder to myself what they base these sentiments upon. I have found volunteers to be some of the most dedicated, passionate and reliable people…