Volunteering— 

One great road to your

successful retirement.

Kickstart Your Retirement Adventure With

Great Volunteer Stories

October 10, 2018

Nearly 40 years ago the Church of the Savior in Washington, D.C. stepped into the job market—not for themselves, but for others. A group of members realized their neighbors in a nearby low-income housing proje...

November 15, 2017

 Offering Prisoners a New Way of Life 

In a maximum security prison, Bill Miller, a retired pastor, invites inmates to discover new life through their weekly study of the Bible and other related materials*. As...

September 20, 2017

Brethren Volunteer Service—For Those Wanting a Life Adventure

Brethren Volunteer Service places volunteers in a six-month, one-, or two-year assignment in the United States and around the world, focusing on pea...

September 13, 2017

There is Room in the Inn!

Room in the Inn (RITI) was formed when four congregations started working together in 1986 to shelter homeless people during the coldest months. Now nearly 190 congregations in Middle...

August 30, 2017

American Dolls–Recipients of One-of-a-Kind Handmade Outfits

Paulette Broadbent isn’t your average seamstress.  She has been sewing since she was twelve years old.  Her grandmother and mother knew this seemingly...

August 23, 2017

Two Different Ways of “Doing Good for Someone Else”

In Everett Davis’s own words, he gravitates to “doing good for someone else.” Retiring after a career in a bank’s accounting department, Everett found that hi...

August 16, 2017

Volunteers in Mission-Making a Difference Domestically and Internationally

Anna Kapoor is making a difference wherever she goes. Professionally she has served as a registered nurse in oncology, and now as a ret...

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