City of Alexandria, VA
Volunteer Profile: Steve Kimbel
"What would I recommend? Just do it!"
Docent volunteer, Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum (SLAM)
Q: How did you first get involved with this organization and begin volunteering?
I honestly don’t remember.
Q: Why did you choose to be a part of this particular organization?
Because I love history.
Q: How long have you been volunteering?
About 2 years.
Q: How many hours per week or month do you volunteer?
4 hours a week
Q: What do your volunteer duties involve?
Giving tours of SLAM
Q: What is the best part of volunteering at this organization?
The tourists, especially the kids, and the other volunteers because we all share an interest in history.
Q: What have you learned from your volunteer experience?
Lots of history and I’ve met some great people including volunteers, staff and tourists.
Q: What would you recommend for others who want to get more involved in the community through volunteer work?
Just do it!