Describe an organization (such as a company, a factory, a government organization or a student organization at school).
You should say:
where this organization is
how you know about this organization
what this organization does
and explain how you feel about it.
I joined the Youth Volunteer Association (YVA) of my university when I was a junior. I have benefited a lot from that experience.
There are many student organizations in my university. At the beginning of every new semester, there is a big day for all those clubs and associations to recruit. I joined the YVA because I wanted to help others. To my understanding, just like what I said at the recruitment interview, being a volunteer means to take out my personal time to do something for others.
My first volunteering experience was to give English lessons to residents from a neighourhood. Due to the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, more people are willing to learn some basic English. I major in English, so I think maybe I could help these people with my expertise. We did it every weekend and kept doing it for almost three months. I not only gave lessons to people, more importantly, I communicated with them. Many of them are older than me. Th...