Community Advocates Responsibly Encouraging  Service

ARA and its employees are dedicated to volunteering their time, talents, and resources for the betterment of the Central Texas community.

The Benefits of ARA’s Employee Volunteer Program

The benefits of an employee volunteer program are many. First and foremost in importance are the benefits to the Community; however, our employees and organization also receive the benefit of such a program.

Benefits to the Community

  • Provides skilled and talented volunteer pool, as employees devote personal and professional skills to community needs
  • Offers direct cost savings for community service organizations in saved recruiting and labor costs
  • Creates quantifiable social impact
  • Helps bring community needs into focus

Benefits to the Employee

  • Increases job satisfaction, attitude and morale
  • Encourages teamwork
  • Promotes leadership and skill development
  • Improves communication between employees and their supervisors, and across departments

Benefits to the Company

  • Builds brand awareness and affinity
  • Strengthens trust and loyalty among consumers
  • Enhances corporate image and reputation
  • Improves employee retention
  • Increases employee productivity and loyalty
  • Provides an effective vehicle to reach strategic goals