Summertime – warm sunshine, barbecues, and vacation. Typically, you might spend your vacation lying on a beach or by a pool, sipping a cool drink, or reading a book. But what if you gave some of that time back and poured yourself into your community?
Summer is the perfect season to either begin volunteering or to try a new area of volunteer work. The weather is suitable to being outside, and volunteering can be a wonderful, constructive activity for you and your family. There is no better time to teach your kids the importance of being a giving neighbor than when they are home from school for the summer break as it will give them time to try a range of activities and help decide what problems they are passionate in solving. [Read more…]