“We can change the world and make it a better place. It is in our hands to make a difference.”
This summer Kids in Service will be focusing on a Summer of Gratitude. We will slow things down, savor the season using our senses and look for creative ways to bless others with kindness. Acts of kindness often have a ripple effect, that we never see. One kind deed has the power to inspire a chain of kindness where hundreds or thousands of people may be blessed as a result. This is the MAGIC of Paying it Forward and you and your family can do that this summer.
August is a month of transition for many. Gratitude is a very grounding practice for both adults and children. Consider starting a gratitude practice (or continue one you have already started) as you work through the transitions of this month. Click on an image below for more information about the project ideas, book recommendations and resources. Be Safe and Be Well!
All of us want to find time in our busy lives for service projects. We know how important it is to teach our children the valuable lessons that go along with serving others (empathy, kindness, gratitude, courage, selflessness etc.) but unfortunately those well meaning service projects are the first thing cut off the to-do list… Continue reading 10 Quick Family Service Projects