Junior Volunteers Give Back

The heart of a volunteer is a strong one. To quote Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., “Life’s most urgent question is: what are you doing for others?” What are you doing for others? It’s as simple as that! In today’s society, we so often focus attention to getting to where… Read More…

What Drives You?

What motivates volunteers? Is it purely altruistic or does volunteering also meet some sort of non-altruistic goal which the volunteer has? There are many theories about motivations and why people are driven to do the things they do in life, but one of my favorites is called the Need Theory…. Read More…

Appreciating Our Volunteers

At Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation we treasure our volunteers. They give their time to the community and help make the parks of Carmel and Clay Township some of the best in the world. Each year Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation gives back to its volunteers with a Volunteer Appreciation… Read More…