A great way to give back to the community is to donate your used clothing to a thrift store or second-hand store. One of the best places to do that is Goodwill. Goodwill is an American nonprofit organization where you can donate all sorts of used goods which helps create jobs for those in need. … Continue reading Nonprofit Spotlight: Goodwill!
March 12th is National Pancake Day, an annual event in which iHop gives out a free stack of pancakes for anyone who goes to an iHop anytime between 7 AM and 7 PM. This day isn’t simply just a day for people to get free pancakes; it is organized to encourage people to donate money … Continue reading National Pancake Day Experience!
Lion's Heart interns went to the Dashing Doggie Fashion Show, in Laguna Hills, CA. on July 23rd, to interview our Members and the event chair, while taking pictures, and helping out with the event. Here is what they found out! Rochelle Chacon, a Real Estate broker associate, had seen the real estate housing market undergo … Continue reading Dashing Doggie Fashion Show benefitting the OCSPCA
Curing with the Most Kindness Lamorinda, California, girls 2020 group made cards for hospitalized children at their meeting. Most Constructive Volunteer Opportunity Larchmont-Mamaroneck, New York, girls 2020 group helped refurbished an abandoned school in Yonkers, NY. Coldest Opportunity with the Warmest Thanks Park City, Utah, boys 2022 group collected and donated clothes for Utah Health clinic last winter. Most … Continue reading 10 Unique Volunteer Activities
From our friends at Forcefield.me, a great article about volunteers feel like they actually have more time! Strange, yes, we know. Call it a completely counterintuitive phenomenon, but it turns out that volunteering may actually make you feel like you have more time. Yes, it makes little sense. For those of us already stretched thin … Continue reading Can Volunteering Make You Have More Time?
Written by Lion's Heart Member, Chandler C., as her Senior Speech given at the Lion's Heart awards ceremony on Sunday, June 5, 2016. Chandler was asked to write an essay and talk about her experiences, the group, her volunteer work, how it got her ready for college. To talk to the newer Members of Lion’s Heart and be inspirational. Here is her wonderful … Continue reading It Was a Three Hour Drive, My First Experience With Community Service
At Lion’s Heart, we encourage our Members to get out there and give back. Serve your community with other Lion’s Heart Members, individually, or bring a friend along to share the experience of making a difference. By volunteering, teens are not only showing their compassion and empathy for their favorite causes, they’re learning to lead, … Continue reading This week is National Volunteer Week, so how are YOU going to volunteer?
The Lion’s Heart Boys, Class of 2021 group in Ridgefield, CT collected over 100 coats and boxes of books to donate to Family and Children’s Aid in Danbury, Connecticut. Family and Children’s Aid (FCA) is a not-for-profit organization that provides innovative mental health care and therapeutic support for children and their families. The boys were … Continue reading Lion’s Heart Ridgefield Chapter Lends a Helping Hand
Lion's Heart member Ashley D. is collecting donations for Belle of the Ball. Sponsored by the Orangewood Foundation this event is held for under privileged and at-risk teens to provide them with everything they would need to wear to prom. Donations of formal dresses, shoes, jewelry and evening purses can be dropped off at 19 Pamela … Continue reading Lion’s Heart – Belle of the Ball Donations
Ladera Ranch 2015 Boys Blue are collecting donations of gently used sports equipment for the Boys and Girls Club of Santa Ana and Los Angeles on January 12th and 13th from 8:30am-2:00pm at the Oso Grande Baseball Field in Ladera Ranch. All gently used equipment is welcome: baseball, soccer, football, basketball, lacrosse, tennis, and coach's equipment. … Continue reading Gently Used Donations of Sporting Goods Collection