Through our work with the MSI Cares™ program, we recently made a $1,500 donation to the Food Bank of South Jersey. This vital community organization has been working harder than ever to feed vulnerable children, seniors, and families in our area throughout the COVID-19 pandemic — and they’re doing so, in large part, because of the energy and commitment of their dedicated volunteers.
It’s difficult to overstate the value of volunteer work when it comes to making the world a better place. Volunteering can also be extremely beneficial to professionals who have lost their jobs and find themselves with empty schedules — and a lot of extra frustration and stress.
If you’re currently filling your free time filling out job applications, here are four reasons to consider volunteer work while you’re between jobs.
If you’re looking for other productive ways to power through unemployment — and come out better on the other side — The Management and Strategy Institute can help. We offer a variety of free professional development certifications, as well as our full list of Six Sigma certifications, and you can find all of the information you need about these courses on our website. Browse through everything we have to offer, visit our FAQs if you have any questions, or contact us if you need another type of assistance.