Social Capitalists – After years of decline, volunteerism is on the rise.

I would agree that 3500 of the most successful and productive lives is an exorbitant price to pay for anything, but since it’s already a ‘sunk cost,’ let’s look at the positive effects. “…in the wake of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Many volunteer organizations are reporting sharp increases in inquiries and activity this fall.”