Month: May 2021

2021 Don and Jean Sloan Youth Service Scholarship Recipient: ANDY

2021 Don and Jean Sloan Youth Service Scholarship Recipient: ANDY

I joined the Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) towards the middle of my grade 10 year. While initially a fear of uncertainty and outside interaction delayed my first volunteering event, my experience from other clubs bolstered me enough to explore outside of my shell. In...

2021 Don and Jean Sloan Youth Service Scholarship Recipient: KARLEIGH

2021 Don and Jean Sloan Youth Service Scholarship Recipient: KARLEIGH

​Karleigh, from YVC in Reading, has inspired us all through her actions. She was recently awarded the Don and Jean Sloan Youth Service Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded through Youth Volunteer Corps Headquarters. The $1,000 scholarship is open to active YVC...

3 Things I’ve Learned While Volunteering

3 Things I’ve Learned While Volunteering

In the Summer of 2016, my mom signed me up to volunteer through Youth Volunteer Corps Hampton Roads (YVCHR). At the time, I didn’t see the point in volunteering. The only thing I knew was that it was taking up my summer. It didn’t take long for my feelings about...