Daily ways you can secretly volunteer…just for fun today!
Make an impact on someone’s day one little thing at a time!
Open a door for someone
Pick up a piece of paper left on the street
Say “Good Morning” to someone you don’t know
Add a quarter to someone else’s meter
Say “thank you” to the grocery clerk
Truly listen to someone
Say “good job” for a job well done
Donate your used clothes and toys
Join a committee
Let someone else go first in line
Give your used magazines away
Note good service on your waiter’s ticket…better yet, tell their boss personally what exceptional service you received.
Send a hand written note of thanks to someone when they least expect it
Say “Have a great evening” to the stranger that hold the door for you.
Switch seats with someone on the metro if they’ve been separated by a family member or friend
Print on both sides of the page
Pretend your Monday at work is a Friday!
Refer a potential volunteer to another agency who might better fulfill a volunteer’s interests and passion
Give the next person in line at the grocery store your leftover coupons
Walk, take the bus or ride your bike to work
Learn about a new organization and how they engage volunteers and community
Don’t “almost” make a difference, make it happen!