Ep007: Volunteer Opportunities Come in All Shapes and Sizes

By Donna Doyon | Maximizing Mindset

Feb 07

In this week’s episode, I talk about exploring volunteer opportunities that add magic to your life.

Have you ever been happy with the way something was, but then you learned there was a new and improved version? Initially, you scoffed at the idea that it could get any better.

You shook your head and rolled your eyes (or maybe even rolled your head and shook your eyes!) at why anyone would think they could improve upon perfection!

You gave the new “whatever” a try and found yourself impressed–even amazed! Yes, this was EVEN BETTER than the original!

That’s what volunteering can do. It can add even more to your already great life. And if you feel like your life is lacking in some way, volunteering might be the piece that is missing.

See pictures of our wood stacks at www.snailsontrails.com.

Organizations mentioned in this episode:

Maine Huts & Trails – Maine Huts & Trails is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to create and operate a world-class system of backcountry trails and eco-lodges for people-powered recreation to enhance the economy, communities and environment of Maine’s Western Mountain region, for the benefit of current and future generations.

ProLiteracy – In 2002, Laubach Literacy International and Literacy Volunteers of America, merged to create ProLiteracy

Tri for a Cure – an annual triathlon to support the Maine Cancer Foundation

Animal Shelters

Medical causes

Veteran’s Organizations

Did you know that organizations can qualify for grant monies based on the number of volunteer hours served in their organization?



About the Author

Donna Doyon leads the Healthier Habits movement, helping people go from feeling powerless to powerful by taking control of their daily habits. Through her online programs, and Finding My Way podcast, Donna challenges people to make simple changes to their current approach to life to obtain healthier outcomes.

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