December is here, and the holiday season is upon us! This is a time for taking stock of things to be grateful for—and for sharing that gratitude with your loved ones. In the spirit of the season, we should also remember that it’s a time of giving. If you’re looking for ways to share your time this season, consider volunteering at one of these seven organizations.
Change for Kids partners with New York City schools to help children overcome educational inequity through programs that target social-emotional skills, financial literacy, and more.
Girls on the Run helps adolescent girls through running and participating in 5k races where they learn to build healthy habits and confidence that will serve them through adulthood.
Human Health Project’s mission is to empower people to become advocates for their own health. This is done by creating a space for information sharing among peers so people don’t feel alone in their struggles with their health.
Charleston Hope partners with educators of Title 1 schools in the Charleston area to close the achievement gap and ensure every child has a fair chance to succeed.
Catholic Charities has been serving the Yakima, WA area for over 70 years providing help to those in need with services including counseling, youth and family programs, senior care, emergency food supplies and more.
Tutoring Chicago provides free tutoring services to students from low-income families in grades 1-6. They ensure that each student is assigned their own tutor for individualized attention and care.
Arizona Sustainability Alliance’s works to improve the environment by creating project-based sustainability solutions while educating Arizona residents about climate change.
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If you’ve missed the boat on opportunities with any of the above organizations, don’t forget to explore current search results for volunteer opportunities.
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