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Volunteer at the Center: Qualities we look for in a volunteer

Demonstrates reliability

  • Willing to devote a set amount of time
  • Punctual – good attendance

Communicates constructively

  • Listens attentively
  • Shares openly and willingly

Shows commitment to the volunteer team

  • Function as an active participant
  • Cooperates and pitches in to help
  • Ability to help others

Strong work ethic

  • Works as a problem-solver
  • Exhibits flexibility
  • A willingness to learn
  • Common sense – knowing the difference between right and wrong, good and bad

A cheerful and positive demeanor

  • Enthusiasm – a positive attitude is vital
  • A genuine liking for people
  • Treats others in a respectful and supportive manner


Being able to recognize other people’s needs and able to look for ways to meet those needs.


Able to work autonomously and as part of a team


Able to take constructive criticism to improve one’s own skills

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