Community News for March 2016

Volunteering is good for the entire community

As we know, volunteering is good for the entire community and the Public Health Corps team wants to share thefollowing resources which provide useful information on everything from the importance of giving back to finding ways to plug yourself in locally:

How to Choose the Best Volunteering Option

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2010/10/26/how-to-choose-the-best-volunteering-option

VolunteerMatch | Where Volunteering Begins

Community Energy Planning: The Value Proposition

QUEST launched their latest report entitled Community Energy Planning: The Value Proposition. The report describes the untapped opportunities that Canadian communities have to strengthen local economies, reduce current and future energy costs and emissions, and create jobs by investing in smarter and more integrated approaches to energy use at the local level. The report is available at www.gettingtoimplementation.ca/research