Service Activity Ideas

Service Activity Ideas
Religion 6

Students and Parents:  Please let us know if there are any new service ideas we can add here or anything that we should delete.  Thanks!
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Volunteer at a senior assisted living community

Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano 

Alameda County Community Food Bank

Glide Memorial or St. Anthony's, San Francisco (serve a meal)

Monument Crisis Center

Blue Star Moms-their mission is to support our troops through programs such as Care Packages, Operation Postcard, etc.

Shelter, Inc.

Walnut Creek Open Space Foundation, Redwood Regional Park, Save the Bay (Hayward) all have opportunities to help save our environment

Altar serving

Volunteering at faith formation classes or Children’s Liturgy of the Word

Serve doughnuts at Sunday Mass 

Blanket or pillow projects-Breast Cancer Awareness, Calico Charity

Grateful Gatherings (www.grateful-gatherings.org)

Opportunities at homeless shelters (assisting at a children’s holiday party, making a meal, homework help)

Helping elderly neighbors or relatives who have limited mobility or are needy

Babysitting or pet-sitting (no more than an hour total of babysitting and/or pet-sitting per trimester can be used towards the Service Hours requirement)

Peppermint Shoppe

St Perpetua carnival

Lafayette Library (or other local libraries) volunteer

Lindsay Wildlife Museum

Fundraising activity (lemonade stand, etc), then donating the money earned to charity

Tutoring students from an at-risk school