Benefits of Volunteering

Investing yourself in a volunteer opportunity benefits the patient, Mayo Clinic and the community while giving you an inner satisfaction that you contributed to something important and useful.

Everyone who volunteers has a different reason for offering his or her time and unique talents.

You may want to join our volunteer team to:

  • Meet people and make new friends
  • Gain satisfaction from accomplishment
  • Offer your skills and caring spirit
  • Make an impact
  • Feel needed and appreciated
  • Have fun
  • Add to your resume
  • Be of service to others
  • Feel part of Mayo Clinic and the Rochester community
  • Give back to Mayo Clinic
  • Continue a connection after retirement
  • Explore possible career opportunities in the health care field
  • Learn new skills
  • Be creative and productive in your leisure time
  • Serve in a leadership role