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7 Reasons Volunteering with Your Child Is a Great Idea

Looking for meaningful ways to spend time with your family? Try volunteering—it may even become your family’s favorite activity.

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10 Tips for Traveling with Teens & Tweens

“The more your teen is involved in the planning process, the more vested they will be in having a good time on the trip!”

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How to Help Turn Kids into Philanthropists

“Encourage your children to ask, ‘Who can I be a superhero to today?’ and ‘Who can we share food with today?’”

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RITZ’s Sweet New Video Spot Celebrates Foster Families

The company’s new Foster Welcome campaign shines a light on diverse families

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Let It Grow! Community Gardens in Atlanta

Community gardens in Atlanta are popping up everywhere!

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This Awesome High Schooler Will Inspire Your Kids to Write Letters to Seniors

Want to spread a little sunshine to senior citizens? This teen-created organization is looking for kid volunteers!

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16 Random Acts of Kindness to Inspire Bay Area Kids

You’ll love how you feel when you spread a little kindness in your neighborhood!

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7 Ways for Angelenos to Celebrate MLK Day with Kids

At-home volunteer opportunities, virtual programs and more.

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Family-Friendly Ways to Join MLK Day of Service

Honor the legacy of MLK Jr. this year, find a volunteer opportunity and help the community.

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Turn MLK Day from a “Day Off” into a “Day On”

“There are so many small, actionable ways that you can turn an ordinary day off from school or work into a meaningful day ‘on’ in service of others and the greater good.”

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8 Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in DC

From parades to service opportunities perfect for the whole family, here’s how to celebrate the man and commemorate the day.

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6 Ways to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with Your Kids

Teach your kids about the great civil rights leader with these fun and educational activities and events.

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Helping Hands: How to Volunteer with Kids This Year

Community and caring is more important than ever. Here’s how to give back as a family this season!

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How Your Family Can Give Back During the Holidays… and Beyond

Charity fun runs, toy drives and more ways to support local charities.

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Why Now Is the Time to Join Your Local CSA

Support area farmers—and your immune system—with the freshest and the best!

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Have a Firefighter-Loving Kid? They’ll Love These Fireman Facts!

Some fun facts for your wannabe firefighting kid!

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The Key to Raising Successful Kids & the Mistakes I See Parents Making

The mother of daughters Susan Wojcicki (YouTube’s CEO), Anne Wojcicki (23andMe founder and CEO), and Janet Wojcicki (UCSF doctor and researcher) shares her secrets to raising resilient and successful kids.

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Here’s How to Visit Yosemite This Summer

Yosemite is hard to get into this year––here’s your ticket in.

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As Women, We Cannot Have It All

“I thought that I could raise my boys, be a great wife, have a clean home, be a productive employee, volunteer with the best of them, exercise five days a week, get enough sleep and maintain a flawless manicure. I was wrong.”

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Want Your Kids to Care about the Environment? Start Here

“Showing kids where food comes from, instilling a love of the outdoors, teaching the importance of trees, planting a garden, and volunteering to clean-up the environment are simple ways families can teach their kids to take care of the earth for themselves and future generations.”

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A Virtual Babysitter? Yep, It’s a Thing Now

Find out how Sittercity is helping Chicago families during the shelter-in-place mandate with virtual sitters and a special program for essential workers.

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How to Turn a “To-Do” List Into a Teachable Moment

Who knew a parent’s much-regarded ‘to-do’ list could hold so many teachable moments for kids?

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How to Teach Your Children about Giving This Holiday Season

Want to make this holiday more than just the presents under the tree? Show your family that it’s all about giving—and give them the tools they need to partake in the most feel-good activity of all.

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Give Back! 11 Volunteering Opportunities for LA Kids

Turn your LA kid into a mini activist with our roundup of where to volunteer—from beach cleanups to a sidewalk lemonade stand.

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6 Fun Ways to Volunteer with Your Preschooler

Volunteering in the community helps preschoolers (and all of us!) feel good and connected to our community. Instilling a love of volunteering from a young age helps set a positive lifelong habit for your child.

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Great Ways to Volunteer With Kids in San Diego

We’ve got the scoop on local volunteering opportunities where your little kids can make a big difference.

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10 Volunteer Vacations You Can Take with Kids

We’ve got the scoop on how you can give back on your next family trip!

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MLK Day 2019: Where to Celebrate & Honor Dr. King

Indoor fun, outdoor adventures — there are more ways than ever to mark the day!

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10 Meaningful Ways to Teach Children about Charity

It’s important for children to see their family donate their time and resources.

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Starbucks to Pay It Forward with This Awesome New Employee Program

Starbucks will pay its employees to pay it forward with this new program.

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