Yes, I'll admit it, I'm one of those annoying do-gooders who signs up for everything. I'm patting myself on the back just by writing this! But that's just one of the many different reasons people volunteer. Businesses often engage in — buzzword alert — "Corporate Social Responsibility" to enhance their image for customers and stockholders. Jobseekers volunteer to add some "current activity" to their LinkedIn profiles.
For Volunteers, Giving Isn’t Thankless