If you already live in China, as a student or working in a professional standing, this is a great way to be part of your local community; if you want to travel to China, to volunteer your education and experience, your sponsor will assist you with the information on what will be needed for you to arrive. Your sponsor will also let you know if there are available opportunities with help in travel, a place to live and meals; while you volunteer your time, helping others. Volunteering is a great way to get involved with the local community, helping on many levels, which allows you to learn more about the culture, food, environment, history, to name a few. It helps you to grow intellectually and also appreciate diversity. It is also a way of giving back to the society, having been a student in China, the community has helped you a lot. People have been welcoming, they have assisted you in different ways, through volunteering, you are giving back, helping those who may need your assistance in achieving various goals in life.
Getting involved in community project occupies a student, most of the times the student may have free time which if not utilized properly may lead to some mischief. There are several students who have fallen into mischief and other destructive habits due to failure to engage themselves in activities which help in occupying the mind. Volunteering in community programs not only keeps a student occupied but also equipping them with skills which are very vital in time management. Volunteerism offers an opportunity to make difference in the society, exposes a volunteer to diverse cultures and places and above all helps in gaining special skills.