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Author: Stephanie Hicks

Steph Hicks, Lion’s Heart Digital Marketing Director. She has two teenagers and two furry mutts and loves to read, paint and volunteer.

Posted Sept. 5, 2017, 4 p.m. by Stephanie Hicks | View Comments
How Lions Heart Volunteering Helps Boost Those Leaderships Skills

You don’t have to be the quarterback, star in the school play, or be ASB president to lead others. Rolling up your sleeves and doing community service with friends is a great way to get leadership experience – and have fun! Demonstrating strong leadership skills is easy to do in a volunteer setting and nothing looks better on a high school resume or applications for jobs, internships and college. Here’s our three-step way to demonstrating leadership: 1. Volunteer for a cause you care about – even for just a few hours. 2. Work your way up to organizing a group ...