In Minnesota, the value of one volunteer hour is $20.90. This means a volunteer assisting in a three-hour class once a week provides $3,260.40 worth of service per year.
We provide placement assistance to adults seeking literacy volunteer opportunities, and we support literacy programs across the state with guidance in volunteer recruitment and management.
- We placed more than 550 volunteers at a literacy program in program year 2010.
- Literacy volunteers in Minnesota increased their service hours by 25% in program year 2010.
- All 57 volunteer coordinators at our 2010 Volunteer Managment Conference were "satisfied" or "greatly satisfied" with the event.