National Pancake Day Experience!

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!

10 Unique Volunteer Activities

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

The Challenge Engaging Students in Community Service – It’s Not What You Expect

We were curious. Teens and parents often stumble upon Lion’s Heart  in their quest to find volunteer opportunities. They soon realize we have a full-fledged teen volunteer program where teens volunteer throughout the year, year after year. Students join Lion’s Heart because of a strong desire to give back to their community. But now more … Continue reading The Challenge Engaging Students in Community Service – It’s Not What You Expect

Ways to Volunteer Over Summer Break

With homework and extracurricular school activities finished for the year, what better time to get a variety volunteer activities and experiences under your belt? Volunteering can lead to a hidden passion that you may want to pursue in college, it can give you a sense of community and belonging, and it can look great to those … Continue reading Ways to Volunteer Over Summer Break

Can Volunteering Make You Have More Time?

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?

5 Lessons Teens Learn When They Volunteer

We are thrilled to have the opportunity to guest blog on VolunteerSpot. Community service is becoming a pillar in the edifice of American teenagedom. While school, sports, and even camp can be tightly scheduled and scripted experiences for students, community service offers an authentic, unscripted experience in contrast. Whether it’s serving hours towards a volunteer goal … Continue reading 5 Lessons Teens Learn When They Volunteer

This week is National Volunteer Week, so how are YOU going to volunteer?

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?

Top 5 Reasons Every Teen Should Volunteer

You guys all know the story of Lion's Heart right? A young man by the name of Spencer was about to begin his 7th grade year in school. He wanted to volunteer in Orange County, California, but didn’t know where to get started. He found a lot of organizations for teen girls to get involved … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons Every Teen Should Volunteer

Admitsee Blog Post Features Lion’s Heart!

We are so happy to have had AdmitSee feature Lion's Heart and our amazing Members on their blog! Here is a great article about volunteering and how it positively affects your college application. Becoming college and career ready while learning empathy and leadership is a fantastic result of giving back! 5 Reasons Volunteering Will Boost Your College Application … Continue reading Admitsee Blog Post Features Lion’s Heart!

Lion’s Heart Information Meeting Next Thursday – March 10 in Palos Verdes

Lion’s Heart to Hold Teen Volunteer Information Meeting in Palos Verdes Local 6-12 Grade Students and Parents Invited to Attend MISSION VIEJO, California – Lion’s Heart, a nationwide teen volunteer platform for 6th – 12th grade students, is holding an information meeting on Thursday, March 10th at 4:00 p.m. at the Peninsula Center Library. Lion’s … Continue reading Lion’s Heart Information Meeting Next Thursday – March 10 in Palos Verdes