Event Type: Webinar
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October 30, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm
At your computer/device
The Art of Giving Back
Many people participate in volunteer efforts to support the causes they care about and make a positive impact in their communities. But did you know that serving as a volunteer can also positively impact your own health and well-being?
In this free webinar, you will learn how to be the change you want to see in the world while also changing yourself for the better. Discover the many wellness benefits of volunteerism, including improved physical and mental health, lower rates of anxiety and depression, deeper relationships, a greater sense of purpose, and more.
This class will provide general tips on pursuing your passion in the volunteer world, whether you want to use the talents you already have or find volunteer work to stretch your skills and build new ones. You will also learn how to find opportunities that best suit your interests and resources to help you connect with meaningful causes through Stanford and beyond. Opportunities are open to all ages and backgrounds.
This class will be recorded and a one-week link to the recording will be shared with all registered participants. Attend the live session or listen to the recording within one week to receive incentive points.
Instructor: Jyllian Halliburton is the director of engagement at Avenidas and has spent nearly 20 years working and volunteering in the nonprofit sector. Her work includes community engagement, organizing civic engagement conferences, presenting on volunteerism, and advocating for how to get engaged in the community.
Class details are subject to change.