DIY Care Packages for People in Need: A How-To Guide

A great way you can help your community is preparing care packages (also known as survival kits or blessing bags) for the people in need! Deliver them when you meet someone in need, or donate them to local shelters that accept them (see link below for locations). Care packages can be made quickly with items … Continue reading DIY Care Packages for People in Need: A How-To Guide

Member Spotlight – Holiday Book Wrapping

Seeing Lion's Heart members in action out in the community is so exciting. One look at our social media platforms will reveal how much we enjoy posting, reposting and sharing stories of our member's experiences. We strive to share highlights in order to inspire others and to showcase amazing experiences that come out of volunteering. … Continue reading Member Spotlight – Holiday Book Wrapping

Nonprofit Spotlight: Toys for Tots

December is here, and with that comes the holiday cheer and preparations! To make your holiday season even more fulfilling and enjoyable, volunteer and give back to your community! Check out our fun ideas for volunteering for the holiday season, and learn more about some of our favorite organizations with holiday initiatives. One of the organizations highlighted … Continue reading Nonprofit Spotlight: Toys for Tots

Random Acts of Kindness – Holiday Calendar 2018

Happy December Everyone! Another year has gone by and we are so thankful to each and every one of our amazing members. their families, and all our extraordinary volunteers. You all are doing amazing things to build strong communities and make a positive difference in the lives of others. An additional #lionsheartstrong thank you to … Continue reading Random Acts of Kindness – Holiday Calendar 2018

Fun Ideas for Volunteering this Holiday Season

December is almost here, and that means the much-anticipated holiday season is revving up! Even though it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement, giving back to the community and helping others can make it an even more amazing Holiday Season. We wanted to share a few holiday volunteering ideas that Lion's Heart individuals, … Continue reading Fun Ideas for Volunteering this Holiday Season

Achieve Your Goals with The Congressional Award

Did you know that Lion's Heart is now one of nine organizations certified for The Congressional Award? The Congressional Award is a national award program that was established by congress in 1979 to recognize initiative, service, and achievement in young people. The award is about challenge and is a fun way for young people to … Continue reading Achieve Your Goals with The Congressional Award

LION’S HEART TEENS SERVE OVER ONE MILLION VOLUNTEER HOURS IN ORANGE COUNTY AND BEYOND

In this day and age when some young people aim to earn the most likes on social media or score the most victory points in a game, Lion’s Heart teens are achieving a different kind of milestone--giving over one million hours of community service! But what exactly is Lion’s Heart? This innovative nonprofit connects 6th-12th … Continue reading LION’S HEART TEENS SERVE OVER ONE MILLION VOLUNTEER HOURS IN ORANGE COUNTY AND BEYOND

Nonprofit Spotlight: Second Harvest Food Bank

The fall season is here and with Thanksgiving coming up, you might be looking for ways to support local families in your neighborhood!  One of our favorite partners here at Lion's Heart, is the Second Harvest Food Bank, whose mission is to completely eradicate hunger in its communities. Second Harvest has many locations throughout the … Continue reading Nonprofit Spotlight: Second Harvest Food Bank

LION’S HEART – TEEN VOLUNTEERS AND LEADERS WELCOME NEW BOARD MEMBERS

IRVINE, Calif. (October 31, 2018) – Lion’s Heart - Teen Volunteers and Leaders announced today that its Board of Directors has welcomed two new members! These esteemed business and community leaders join the organization’s existing board in governing through functions that include strategic planning, policy development, and fiduciary oversight. Jan Kerchner founded The College Blueprint, … Continue reading LION’S HEART – TEEN VOLUNTEERS AND LEADERS WELCOME NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Top 3 Scariest Things About Volunteering and How to Conquer Them

Our fears and apprehensions might be more top of mind this time of year, considering Halloween just around the corner.  Sometimes we can let what scares us keep us from trying new things or taking on a new challenge. For many, the idea of volunteering can be pretty scary--especially for those of us who might … Continue reading Top 3 Scariest Things About Volunteering and How to Conquer Them