Young people are serving their communities at record numbers. Each year, approximately 13 million teens give 2.4 billion hours of service back to
Their list offers suggestions such as:
- Help cook and /or serve a meal at a homeless shelter
- Visit senior citizens at a nursing home
- Paint a mural over graffiti
- Send a letter to one of America's veterans or overseas soldiers
What a wonderful way to encourage your child's personal growth, creativity and improve his self esteem. Visit the YSA website to view the complete list. You can also find other volunteer opportunities specific to your area just by entering your zip code on their home page. Have fun!