DAY OF CARING

School or Youth Registration

Youth groups and/or schools are also invited to participate in Day of Caring. These groups are unique in that they identify both a volunteer project and a team to complete that project. Below are some great ideas to help you as you plan your project.

  • Draw pictures to brighten patient hospital rooms
  • Host story hours for younger children
  • Hold a blanket drive
  • Create a mentoring or tutoring program at your school
  • Organize a "senior prom" for your community's senior citizens
  • Engage youth from different neighborhoods/ cultural backgrounds in a flower or tree-planting project in a park or on side streets in each community
  • Hold a community-wide or neighborhood cleanup
  • Donate food to a local shelter or food bank
  • Organize a youth/senior "get together."
  • Organize a volunteer challenge for the clubs at your local school
  • Sponsor a poster competition to promote a drug-free lifestyle or another important community issue
  • Make/decorate knapsacks or baby quilts
  • Help sort and/or serve food
  • Match classmates with "adopted" grandparents and host an event where they can spend time together
  • Plant trees to commemorate a special community occasion
  • Collect toys for a domestic violence center or children in hospitals
  • Create a memorial garden
  • Organize a blood drive
  • Hold a fundraiser
  • Create a website to educate your school or community about an issue
  • Write to members of the armed forces serving in other countries
  • Make kits of combs, toothbrushes, shampoo etc. for homeless shelters

Complete the form below to formally submit your school/youth group project and join the Day of Caring.

*Required Fields
School Name: *  
Address: *   Address Line 2:
City: *  
  
State: *  
Zip Code: *    
  

Project Name: *  
Contact Name: *  
Project Description: *500 Characters Remaining  
Contact Phone (123-456-7890)*    
Contact Email (example@domain.com)*    
Project Start Time: *  
Project End Time: *    
Contact Type: *  
Number of Volunteers Participating: *  


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