By Beverly Stewart, M.Ed.
In today’s tough economic times, it’s more important than ever to teach children about the impact they can have as a volunteer.
To get started, ask yourself these three questions:
What is my child’s passion? Books? Sports? Animals? There are community service options to address absolutely every interest. From walk-a-thons, to beach clean-ups, to performing at local senior centers, finding the right match is crucial to help your child develop a love of serving others.
What are my child’s abilities? Enthusiastic children sometimes overcommit, so it’s up to you to set limits and select an age-level …