Volunteers, free of most organizational and policy restrictions, fill in the gap between the written policies and procedures and the full beneficial intent. ed.
The role of volunteers in public service delivery has a long and satisfying history. Whether the tasks are helping distribute meals to those who have transportation challenges or serving on a regional development council that is trying to reinvigorate a struggling community, public service volunteers regularly step up and answer the call. The need for volunteers today is possibly greater than ever before.