Looking for ways to reconnect with your family? Why not take quality time with family to a whole new level by volunteering together? Family volunteering can actually improve communication and bonds among family members as they get to know each other in a new way and discover hidden talents and common interests. Family volunteering also teaches positive values to children and can help create a new generation of dedicated volunteers and engaged citizens.
Family Volunteer Opportunities
See list below for exciting ideas!
Host a children's book swap
Organize a meal packing event
Create literacy kits
Organize a school supply drive
Host a community baby shower
Build a Born Learning trail
Construct a community garden
Launch a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program
Organize a Door Hanger Distribution
Plan a Diaper Drive
Run a Shoebox Project
Organize Stone Soup project
Host a summer reading backpack drive
Organize an Activity Trail
Find opportunities to volunteer as a family on the Volunteer Solutions website. Having trouble convincing the kids? Arm yourself with the compelling reasons they’ll enjoy their time as a volunteer.