To help you decide how and where to volunteer, Linda McLaughlin of Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Northern Cook and Northern DuPage Counties suggests using the following self-assessment. To search for RSVP volunteer opportunities, visit

• What do I do best? • What do I like to do the most? • What are my hobbies? • What have I always wanted to do, but never got around to? • What kind of people do I like to spend time with? • Do I want to work alone or in a group? • What cause do I care about? • How much time can I donate?