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Did you know that you can add your volunteer service to your resume? Volunteer work can show how you have the necessary skills for a job. You can identify the skills and knowledge you have developed as a result of your volunteer activities.

Samples

2005-2006 Friendship House, New Albany, IN

  • Organized social activities including a drop in center
  • Led traditional teachings workshops.
  • Participated in evening and weekend activities
  • Promoted to training and supervising volunteers

2004-2005 Hilltop Community Center, Corydon, IN

  • Acted as activities assistant, organizing several events for holidays during the year. Duties required 20 volunteer hours per month
  • Assisted as coffee shop cashier performing a variety of tasks

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