Millennials Step Up As Volunteers

Dec 24, 2013

The "Millennials" born between 1980 and 2000 take a fair amount of heat for a lack of enthusiasm perceived by other generations. 

Volunteers on a trail project.
Credit Albert Herring/Wikimedia

But they're plenty enthusiastic about volunteering, at least in Oregon. 

The state now boasts one of the highest volunteer rates in the country for that generation. 

We discuss the causes and campaigns for which millennials are donating their time and effort.