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Volunteers Like You

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We all live pretty busy lives, don’t we? But there are those time where, let's say, you could say take a nap, mow the lawn, give the dog a bath or fold laundry. But none of that sounds like a great fun. And, the truth is, you can have fun, help others and support causes and organizations by taking a little of that spare time to volunteer!

What's more, on top of doing good for others and making a meaningful, positive impact on your community, volunteering can have many benefits for you, too:

Volunteering can:

  • help you learn or develop a new skill.

  • help you feel connected to your community.

  • help boost your career options.
    Do you feel like you need a career change? Volunteering is the simplest and most effective way to test the waters of a new career. (Plus, if you're job-hunting, 73% of employers would recruit a candidate with volunteer experience over one without.)

  • help you meet new people and make new friends.
  • The recurring theme? Everything begins with help. So, if you happen to find yourself with a few extra hours in the day, week, month or even year, help out your local organization by volunteering. Most importantly? You'll help yourself.

    Whether your specialty is speaking, greeting, coordinating, clerical or operational, the perfect volunteer opportunity is waiting for you (or your group!) at AETN. We'd love to get to know you!

    For information about how you can volunteer for AETN's August Membership Drive, visit the Arkansas PBS Foundaion website or contact our Volunteer/Internship Coordinator, Will Oldham, at 501-682-4159 or woldham@aetn.org.

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    Contact Arkansas PBS Foundaion Volunteer Coordinator Will Oldham at 501-682-4159 or woldham@aetn.org.