Addressing the challenge of recruiting volunteers in the Discovery Zone


Many community organizations are almost entirely dependent on volunteers. With aging populations, seniors are overworked and aren't being replaced. Why is this? Is the spirit of volunteering in rural NL changing? Are young people disengaging or are they engaged in different ways? How can we turn around the trend and keep community groups and services going?

Newfoundland and Labrador
Rural Secretariat Regions 
Clarenville - Bonavista
Economic Zones 
Zone 15 - Discovery