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A presentation to encourage people to participate in voluntary work.
Presented by:
M.Kafafy Naeem
Hesham S. Kamar

Published in: Career
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  1. 1. Volunteering Hesham Kamar Mohamed Kafafy
  2. 2. A question <ul><li>Have you participated in any voluntary work? </li></ul>
  3. 3. Agenda <ul><li>voluntary work… volunteers </li></ul><ul><li>… for the community </li></ul><ul><li>… in professional life </li></ul><ul><li>… and life balance </li></ul><ul><li>Success stories </li></ul><ul><li>Where to start?! </li></ul><ul><li>Discussion </li></ul>
  4. 4. Voluntary Work … volunteers <ul><li>What is voluntary work? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Support the community </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Nothing in return </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>What does volunteer means? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Gives (Energy – Talents) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Willing to learn </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Has the freedom of choice </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Voluntary Work … volunteers <ul><li>“ Never before has man had such a great capacity to control his own environment, to end hunger, poverty and disease, to banish illiteracy and human misery. We have the power to make the best generation of mankind in the history of the world.”      President John F.Kennedy </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>We believe that volunteers are those who are capable of changing the world </li></ul>
  7. 7. … For the community <ul><li>Any work or job means production. </li></ul><ul><li>The concept of voluntary work is to be unpaid work. </li></ul><ul><li>Unpaid work means increasing income for the country and the country do not have to pay for it. </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>75% of the Swiss people work on voluntary work. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. The effect of volunteerism
  9. 9. … in professional life <ul><li>Most of the industry fields standards </li></ul><ul><li>Many corporate are supporting these organizations. </li></ul><ul><li>These voluntary organizations started small and now are world wide. </li></ul>
  10. 10. … in professional life <ul><li>Incredible networking opportunities. </li></ul><ul><li>Retain and sharpen old skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Develop new skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Relatively risk free environment. </li></ul>
  11. 11. … in professional life
  12. 12. <ul><li>Document those skills in a resume. </li></ul><ul><li>But always remember: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>“ Volunteer not so you can build your resume, but so you can build yourself. ” </li></ul></ul></ul>… in professional life
  13. 13. … and life balance <ul><li>energizing/renewing. </li></ul><ul><li>Volunteering give you the satisfaction of: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>knowing you are doing good </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Being involved in your community. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Research demonstrates that volunteering lead to a better health. </li></ul>
  14. 14. … and life balance <ul><li>Allow individuals to maintain their independence as they grow </li></ul><ul><li>Face increased health challenges. </li></ul><ul><li>The studies of Brown et al.,2005 </li></ul>
  15. 15. Volunteers and life balance
  16. 16. Success stories <ul><li>For individuals </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Angelina Jolie </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Amr Waked </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Raghda El Ebrashi  </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Give It A Whirl!
  18. 18. Now you want to volunteer <ul><li>In your family, friends, small community </li></ul><ul><li>World wide volunteers </li></ul><ul><li>V inspired for volunteering services </li></ul><ul><li>All non profit professional based and community based organization </li></ul>
  19. 19. Thanks for <ul><li>The health benefits of Volunteering </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>American national community service </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Renew your life </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mohamed El-Ghazaly </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Volunteering for the benefits of community </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Hassan Mousaa El-Saffar </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>The top ten professional benefits for volunteers </li></ul><ul><li>World Web volunteers </li></ul><ul><li>V Inspired </li></ul><ul><li>Social Innovation – Egypt website </li></ul>
  20. 20. Let’s start the discussion