29.4% of residents volunteer, ranking them 18th among the 51 largest MSAs
36.7 million hours of service
49.0% of residents donate $25 or more to charity
National service refers to the Corporation for National and Community Service programs: Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, the Social Innovation Fund, and other programs and initiatives. Participants in these programs address community needs in disaster services, economic opportunity, education, the environment, health, and veterans and military families.