Category Archives: volunteering

Gifting a Week of Meals

How to help out by arrange a series of meals. This is a blessing for the family of a new baby, someone home from a military assignment, and for people recovering from illness or injury. Continue reading

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International Hosting: How Strangers Become Family

A little girl from 4,600 miles is a member of our family. Find out how you can become a host too. Continue reading

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40 Ways Kids Can Volunteer, Toddler to Teen

Make service a part of your family’s life by fitting it into your interests. Continue reading

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Build Community Using Bookish Goodwill

When we share books, we enliven our communities. Find out how. Continue reading

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It Really Does Take A Village

How to build a community of support for your family. Continue reading

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25 Ways To Spread Some Kindness

Easy, fun, unexpected ways to spread some kindness. Continue reading

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Bringing Kids Back To The Commons

How to engage kids in community life. Continue reading

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