Volunteering or working for a charity is seen as a very noble and respectable profession. You get to help a lot of people with different needs through fund raisers or charity events aimed towards their well being. There are countless non-profit organizations such as the National Public Radio (NPR), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), World Food Program (WFP), Human Rights Watch (HRW), and World Health Organization (WHO) just to name a few.
There are also local charity or fund raising events that you can volunteer for. As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to meet with different key players and sponsors who will be helping your cause as well as understanding the extent of your work.
- Imagination to be creative in organizing fundraising initiatives and events
- Good interpersonal skills since you will be working with different people
- Ability to persevere through challenges that come with the job