A car show, or a demonstration on changing oil, offering oil changes
Recruit volunteers to work on a community construction project: ie/ sets for community theater, bridges for hiking trails, wheelchair accessibility ramps for non-profit organizations, small home repairs for low income families in the community.
Organizing an event to support a nonprofit in your community
Organizing outdoor fitness activities at lunchtime
Organizing a concert or promoting the show bringing in celebrities
Organizing a food drive for nonprofit
Creating a pop-up business i.e. something related to food over lunch
Creating a health and wellness promotion program at your school
Creating a community garden
Organizing guest speakers series
Collect and donate school supplies.
Collect and donate backpacks.
Collect grocery coupons for local food pantries to help them with costs.
Collect and donate non-perishable food items.
Collect unused makeup to donate to domestic violence shelters.
Collect Halloween candy to send to deployed military service members who can’t be home to celebrate.
Collect and donate hygiene products, including period products.
Donate or recycle unwanted clothes and textiles to support vulnerable populations and protect the planet.
Collect stuffed animals.
Collect SAT books and donate them to a library.
Walk kids home from school.
Rake leaves for an elderly neighbor.
Mow your neighbor’s lawn.
Offer dog-walking services.
Clean up cigarette butts on the ground.
If you know another language, be a translator at parent-teacher conferences.
Babysit during PTA meetings.
Foster a shelter animal.
Take and donate photos during community events.
Share mental health resources with your community.
Help kids with their homework.
Teach younger students safe social media practices.
Give free music lessons.
Coach a youth sports team.
Educate beachgoers about sustainability.
Teach adults in your life internet skills.
Give a seminar on driving safety.
Teach CPR (after getting certified).
Help English language learners practice with conversation.
Teach people how to register to vote.
Start a little, free library.
Place campfire safety plaques near campsites.
Clean up your local park.
Beautify your area with seed bombs.
Help a neighbor or community org paint a fence or building.
Spruce up a run-down playground.
Help your neighbors with repairs.
Offer to patch up clothes and stuffed toys.
Organize books at the library.
Give IT help to local adults.
Host a bake sale.
Host a clothing swap.
Host a holiday meal.
Host a competitive book drive.
Host activities for kids in hospitals.
Host a dog wash.
Host an immunization clinic.
Host a river clean-up.
Host a gardening party.
Host a study group.
Publicly host and share your creativity to help uplift and revitalize your community.
Knit scarves or hats for families in shelters.
Bake cookies and snacks for food pantries.
Write letters to seniors in care facilities.
Make quilts or blankets for kids in hospitals.
Build birdhouses for your neighbors.
Make Ramadan or Eid cards for your local mosque.
Design a community mural.
Put together first aid kits for local shelters.
Make birthday cards for kids in homeless shelters.
Produce a community newsletter.
Volunteer club at your local library.
Volunteer club to chaperone field trips.
Volunteer club with a local nonprofit.
Volunteer club at an animal shelter.
Volunteer club at a community center.
Volunteer club to lifeguard.
Volunteer club to be crossing guards.
Volunteer club to do social media for a local org.
Volunteer club to help set up a community event.
Volunteer club to work at a food pantry.