The New York metropolitan area has every type of volunteer organization imaginable. So why not put your time to good use while also building your resume? Pick a cause to volunteer your efforts. The benefits of volunteering are many:

  • It enables you to support and give back to the local community.
  • It gives you the opportunity to network.
  • It provides you insight into organizations—and in the door on potential job leads.
  • It allows you to develop and refine new skills.
  • It demonstrates your personal values to employers.
  • It makes you feel confident and proud.

Check out some of the volunteer opportunities on the Center for Community Action and Research website.

Did You Know?

 In the 2019-2020 academic year more than 2,753 Pace University students participated in service, donating over 57,623 hours of their time to helping their communities.