Meet a local volunteer – Richard Furness

 

Name:   Richard Furness

Where do you volunteer? Gladstone Sunrise Rotary Club

How long have you been volunteering there for?  Three years.

Why do you choose to volunteer

I enjoy being able to work with a great team to raise funds for worthwhile causes.  It is a great way to give back to the local community and you also get to meet many interesting people.

 What is your favourite thing about volunteering?

The great feedback you get from organisations and people you have been able to assist.

What would you say to encourage others to volunteer?

Give it a go, it is very rewarding.