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Not only is volunteering increasingly common among younger individuals, but it is also good for our health and wellbeing. Learn more about the current statistics and trends on personal volunteering below. One out of every four individuals in the United States volunteer. This adds $184 billion to our economy, which averages to approximately $23…Details
We are starting the week with a wild suggestion: take a day off from the normal craziness of errands, work, school, and well, responsibilities. This isn’t about wellbeing and the need to create space for our mental health – though we agree with that, and this certainly is an element of that. Today, we are…Details
Podcasting is continuing to grow with new ones starting daily and topics ranging from murder mysteries to insomnia friendly bedtime stories (it is called Sleep With Me, and it is an adult insomniac’s best friend). There are also a number of social sector relevant podcasts, including our favorite social impact ones which we featured in…Details
Books provide a natural jumping point to discuss difficult or intangible ideas to children. They provide the opportunity to spend quality time co-reading and also the quiet space for questions to arise amidst the chaos of day-to-day life. The following are a few books we have read that encourage generosity, giving, and an overall helpful…Details
Need a new approach for #GivingTuesay? Consider passing the mic to a client (or service recipient) for a day!Details
How to increase your web traffic in anticipation of #GivingTuesday? Find out more inside.Details