Service Learning is a key component of the learner experience. Learners connect course concepts to real world immersive activities through community engagement, developing perspectives and strategies in applying their skills and knowledge to the world.
Volunteering is associated with a 27% higher odds of employment.
Employers are 82% more likely to choose a candidate with volunteering experience.
Valued at $25.43 per hour, volunteering makes up a significant contributor to local and global communities.
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