VSource: Independent Sector, 2008
The estimated dollar value of volunteer time is $19.51 per hour for 2007.
The estimate helps acknowledge the millions of individuals who dedicate their time, talents, and energy to making a difference. Charitable organizations can use this estimate to quantify the enormous value volunteers provide.
• Dollar Value of a Volunteer Hour: 1980-2006
• Giving and Volunteering in the United States report series
• Recent Studies on Giving and Volunteering
• See IS Press Release