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Maine VolunteerFare

A Family Affair: Finding a Family Volunteer Opportunity

Published June 26, 2006

There are countless ways your family can volunteer in your local community. This area highlights some successful projects. Think of some creative ways for you to spend time with your children while teaching the importance of helping others.

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Family Cares

Caring Collections

Blanket Hugs

Caring Camp Collection

Winter Wear Share

Helping the Homeless

Deck The Halls

Kid-Made Toys

Charity Chest

Morning Sleep-In

Fathers' Day Card Connections

FamilyCares "Bored?" Game Giveaway

Helping the Sick

Clowns Who Care

Giggle Books

Comfort Quilts

Read Well

Caring Family Meals

My Little Pillow

Fantasy Flowers

Toy Library

Helping the Elderly

Adopt a Grandparent

FamilyCares Blackout - Boxes

Birthday Care Cake

Happy Pills

Caring Calendar

Holiday Specific Projects

Holiday Hope Chests

Deck the Halls

Mother's Day Projects

St. Patrick's Day Projects

Valentine's Day Projects

FamilyCares Valentine Visits

Be My Valentine Kits

12 Days of Caring

FamilyCares Earth Day

FamilyCares Halloween

FamilyCares Veterans' Day

Miscellaneous Projects

12 Days of Caring

Challenge Buddy

Generational Dress-Up Box

Learn Sign Language

Recreation Therapy

Sweet Success

FamilyCares Camping In

Back to School Backpacks

FamilyCares Winter Celebration

FamilyCares Celebrating Differences and Fostering Tolerance

FamilyCares Hurricane Helper

FamilyCares Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Beautiful


FamilyCares for Families in South Asia

FamilyCares Malawi Mothers

Help Ugandan Orphans