Tagged: volunteering


Writers conference in Montreal

I’ve attended many national conferences of the Professional Writers Association of Canada (PWAC) and always enjoy them. This post focuses on the 2011 conference in Montreal, Quebec. It was terrific! I’d like to thank the Montreal (Quebec)...

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the many faces of volunteerism

Volunteerism has many benefits to us — personally and professionally that can be immediate, longlasting or both. Volunteering for Toastmasters is something that fits that bill. It helps me personally and professionally, and is...


a salute to volunteers around the world

In honour of National Volunteer Week being celebrated April 19-25 throughout North America, I thought I’d start a discussion as to why we volunteer as I am often asked this question when interviewed about...