Americans Spent 8 Billion Hours Volunteering in 2010

Americans Spent 8 Billion Hours Volunteering in 2010

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American Volunteers increased the number of hours they contributed to their communities last year, whether tutoring and mentoring students, fundraising, job training or assisting during natural disasters.

More than 60 million Americans volunteered 8.1 billion hours of their services in 2010 in work valued at nearly $173 billion, according to a new report.

(READ the story from Reuters)

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