Volunteer – November 2021

This month on Kidsverse, Evie and Lily talk to Kathy who volunteers her time to different charitable organisations. What is a volunteer? Why do they volunteer?
Kathy talks about her experience volunteering and some of the things she has done. She also talks about livesaving that kids can do.
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Our Fact

The first recording of the word volunteer was in 1755. It was mainly used in the military but by the 1800s was starting to be used for people who worked for free to help the community.

 

References

Harper, Douglas. "volunteer"Online Etymology Dictionary