Easy Volunteer Activities for Kids

Homeless Helpers

Try the Homeless Helpers easy volunteer activity.
Try the Homeless Helpers easy volunteer activity.
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Being a homeless helper is an easy volunteer activity that will help you feel good, too! Spread cheer with a goodie bag in a easy kids' activity that gives back.

What You'll Need:

  • Clearance aisle toiletries
  • Prepackaged food
  • Bag
  • Markers

How to Do Homeless Helpers:

Helping the homeless isn't always easy, but handing over a thoughtful bag of essentials will show you care.

Save your money to buy clearance aisle samples of lotion, soap, shampoo, etc. (about 50 cents each). Put those items along with a fresh, prepackaged snack in a paper bag (decorate the bag, if you like).

Ask your local Salvation Army, church, or police department for advice on the best ways to share your gifts.

Donation boxes don't have to be boring. Learn how to dress up your donation box in the next easy volunteer activity.

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