April 2012

To Help and Give Back

Editor’s Note: For this month’s theme, we asked people to talk about service projects they were involved in as a youth and why they continue to serve. The following comes from Chris Parsons of Missouri.

Why Do I Serve

Editor’s Note: In honor of National Volunteer Month, begun by President Nixon in 1974, we in the Community Service Group asked people to tel us what led them to serve and why they continue to serve. The following comes from Darian Smith of California, the group’s founder and chairperson.