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. Below are a few reasons why you may want to join our volunteer team.

  • To meet people and make new friends
  • To gain satisfaction from accomplishment
  • To offer your skills and caring spirit
  • To make an impact
  • To feel needed and appreciated
  • To have fun
  • To add to your resume
  • To be of service to others
  • To feel part of Mayo Clinic
  • To give of yourself and get back in return
  • To feel a part of the Rochester community
  • To volunteer in a friendly organization
  • To give back to Mayo Clinic
  • To share personal good fortune
  • To continue a connection after retirement
  • To explore possible career opportunities in the health care field
  • To learn new skills
  • For a creative and productive use of leisure time
  • To serve in a leadership role