Service learning is one powerful, direct way for all of us, including students, to develop, in an enduring way, empathy for the lives and contexts of others. - President Brand

92% of business leaders believe volunteering expands an employee’s professional skill set. 82% of business leaders are more likely to choose a candidate with volunteering experience.

Three in four employers say they want colleges to place more emphasis on critical thinking, complex problem-solving, written and oral communication, and applied knowledge in real-world settings. 91% of the Class of 2015 reported that their service-learning experience(s) contributed to their development in critical thinking.