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Kids Volunteering

Rainy Day Service Ideas

If the summer rain is keeping your kids indoors, give back while you stay dry! Check out our top 10 rainy day service ideas for kids:

Kids1. Clean out the closet and pack at least one bag of gently used clothes to give to a local re-store or shelter

2. Bake brownies, cookies or another sweet treat for an elderly neighbor

3. Write thank you cards to the ‘volunteers’ in their life – team coaches, Scout & youth group leaders, etc.

4. Research a charity online to whom they want to donate part of their monthly allowance

5. Organize their bookshelves and pull gently-used favorites out to donate to school or a local family shelter

6. Research hours and available needs of local volunteer opportunities for when the weather clears

7. Make ‘get well’ drawings and pictures to share with children at the nearby hospital

8. Cook a meal with mom and dad to surprise a new neighbor or friend in need with

9. Pack up small, good-conditioned toys the kids have grown out of to give away to others

10. Go cause shopping online with mom or dad and donate while you shop, more info