Helping out in the community is the fastest and best way to give back to your community. Where, who, and how are the questions that come up when beginning your search for community service. The search may be overwhelming and hard to find places in the beginning of the search. With these 5 easy steps, you will be well on your way to helping improve your community!
1. Find a Cause you are Passionate About
The best way to start your search is to find a problem or cause that interests you. Having a cause that you love will motivate you or your children that much more to help out. There are many community service opportunities spread across Scottsdale in need of motivated and passionate volunteers to help further their cause.
2. Look to Churches and Hospitals
Many local churches and temples have easy ways to help out in the community. Talk to the pastor or rabbi to see how your children can start helping. It can come in the form of helping the homeless or watching the church daycare. Most hospitals have teen programs that allow your child to work in the hospital and gain some work experience along the way. Hospitals are great ways to help teens give a glance what it is like to work in a hospital.
3. Local Politics
Getting involved in local politics is a great area for community service. Helping out or volunteering on a local politicians campaign is great way to not only volunteer, but to get your children educated in politics. Also, it is a great way to meet new people and other opportunities. They are constantly looking for more volunteers during election seasons.
4. National Organizations
The big organizations such as Red Cross and other ones can be an easy way to get involved. These types of organizations are constantly looking for more volunteers and often offer great opportunities.
6. Local Organizations
Many local ones such as Saint Mary’s Food Bank, Scottsdale Healthcare Teen Volunteer Program, and even libraries are great local places to look. These allow you to see the direct impact that you and your children can have in your community.
Helping out and teaching your kids to do community service is a great way to them responsibility and hard work. These 5 easy ways are going to help you on you and your children’s journey to help better the community of Scottsdale! If you’re interested in learning more about the organizations that AngelsRE is affiliated with, please feel free to contact us. Our business is entirely focused on serving our community through real estate and philanthropy.