According to Volunteer Canada, there are 12.5 million volunteers in this country, working to make a difference in their communities. The United Nations has declared 2011 the 10th International Year of the Volunteer.
To help celebrate the impact volunteers make, the Toronto Association for Volunteer Administration has set an interesting goal: to collect 2011 images of “helping hands” by the end of the year. (You don’t have to be a Torontonian to contribute.)
Or maybe you’ll be inspired to volunteer your time this year. 🙂