By developing service and leadership opportunities for young people and service learning for teachers, LEFOPS promotes the ethic of service, foster young leadership, builds community, and enhances education Addis Ababa.
Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity, intended to promote good or improve human quality of life. It is considered as serving the society through own interest, personal skills or learning, which in return produces a feeling of self – worth and respect, instead of money.
Volunteering is also famous for the skill development, to socialize and to have fun. It is also intended to make contacts for possible employment or for a variety of other reasons.
Volunteering takes many forms, and can be performed by anyone with own set of skills. Many volunteers are specifically trained in the areas they work; others volunteers serve on an as needed basis, such as in response to a natural disaster or any other service that support the community.