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12 Creative Ways for Young People to Volunteer (taken from Helpsomeone.us. For more ideas, visit the website)

-Set up a web page for a non-profit agency. -Make birthday, Christmas, or Easter cards for the elderly. -Run or walk in a charity race with friends. -Volunteer to help at a Special Olympics event. -Organize a coat drive for one of the local shelters. -Celebrate a birthday by asking friends to donate items for causes instead of gifts. -Adopt a “grandfriend” and/or visit a nursing home -Record yourself and classmates reading a story and give it to a children’s hospital. -Help cook and/or serve a meal at homeless shelter. -Clean out your closet and attic to find toys and clothes to donate to a homeless shelter. -Clean a neighbor’s yard that cannot do it themselves. -Help fix up or paint a run-down playground.

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