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Youth Volunteering


Name: Beatriz Sanchez
Age: 24
Beatriz Sanchez
About your volunteering
I started volunteering in Spain at music events and with children.
What inspired you to get involved?
Being eager to take part in what happen around me.
What does your volunteering involve?
A rewarding work, focused on effort and satisfaction. Teaching language skills to problematic children was much more satisfying than I had ever imagine before.
What skills or qualities are required for your volunteering role?
Patience, commitment and willingness
What do you enjoy most about volunteering and what has been your highlight?
Actually, absolutely everything! Many experiences standout. Probably, if I had to say only one, I would say, altruistic activities. Unfortunately, Its not a commonplace nowadays. My highlight has been, without doubt, children smiles :-)
Why would you encourage others to volunteer and what advice would you give them?
Because I believe it is an extraordinary opportunity to make the world a bit better place. Id simply recommend enjoying that wonderful experience.