“Our volunteers get a stronger connection to the good that is happening in our community, knowing they are helping to build a stronger Winnipeg,” says Katie Schewe in a recent article by Third Quarter. The writeup highlights the value that is created when professionals volunteer their experience through Spark. Volunteers help enterprising community groups to work on social and economic issues such as poverty reduction and neighbourhood renewal while volunteers get to keep their skills current and build references.

Third Quarter is also a matching service, helping Canadians in “the third quarter of their lives” to connect with businesses that are seeking experienced workers.

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