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Volunteering In Alabama

Last year, more than 1 million Alabamians gave more than 84 million hours of their time. This has an estimated an econic value of more that $2 Billion!!! Thank you to all those who volunteer!

Highlights:

1,051,579 volunteers contribute 84.0 million hours of service

27.4% of residents volunteer, ranking them 42nd among states

Volunteer service worth an estimated $2.0 billion

98.4% of residents regularly talk or spend time with friends and family

47.4% of residents do favors for neighbors

18.2% of residents do something positive for the neighborhood

22.1% of residents participate in local groups or organizations

49.9% of residents donate $25 or more to charity

For more information on volunteerism in Alabama go to: https://www.nationalservice.gov/serve/via/states/alabama