CT Ranks #18 in Volunteering

A federal study shows that 1 in 4 Americans volunteered through an organization and two-thirds helped their neighbors.  Connecticut has an annual volunteer rate of 29.1 percent, with 797,150 volunteers serving 87.1 million total hours per year, ranking the state 18th in the nation.  The annual Volunteering and Civic Life in America research, released by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and the National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC), shows that service to others continues to be a priority for millions of Americans.National Conference on CitizenshipCorporation for National and Community Service

Highlighted in a  posting by CT by the Numbers the full report can be found at the Corporation for National & Community Service specific Connecticut data is also posted.