Service-Learning as Wellness

At Broward College (BC), students are encouraged to participate in Service-Learning. This is a program where students may perform community volunteer hours and receive credit for their efforts on their co-curricular transcript. The underlying goal is to combine service to the community with classroom learning.

Last weekend, BC student volunteers assisted the “Tour de Broward” […]

Physical and Social Benefits of Volunteering

It’s Sunday night. I’ve been to two fundraisers, two community tree trimmings and hosted a dinner party for friends I haven’t seen in ten years. I feel good about my accomplishments.

Charlie, 92, helps put up lights

According to the Corporation for National & Community Service, the past two decades has provided a growing body […]