Summer Family Friendly Volunteering

June 6, 2012

School is out and summer is upon us. The time is right to get the kids out of the house and spend some time volunteering. Here are a few ways to give back with your family this summer.

19 Kids & Counting
The Shade Tree
Thursday June 28th 8:00am-5:00pm
Ages 10 & up with parent

Count for the women, children and pet residents of The Shade Tree! The Shade Tree needs volunteers to assist with semi-annual inventory. Help us to count and track donation items. Please dress for casually and for comfort. Lunch will be provided.

Bottle Sorting
Clean the World Foundation
Every Wednesday, Thursday & Friday during the summer
9:00am & 12:00pm
Ages 8 and up with parent

Clean the World needs volunteers every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday to help sort bottle amenities to recycle and reuse. An orientation will be provided and casual dress with no offensive language and an orientation is required. This opportunities is a perfect summer activity for teens. Families are also encouraged to participate.

Soup & a Smile
Las Vegas Catholic Worker
Two Saturdays a month during the summer
Ages 5 & up with parent

Brighten the day of an individual in need by serving breakfast with Catholic Worker. Volunteers will serve food to individuals, and have the opportunity to directly interact with the people they are serving.

To find other opportunities, visit United Way of Southern Nevada’s Volunteer Center.


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