It's simple! Gather members of your community and collect items that will help children stay strong over the summer (books, snacks etc.), give the items to an individual or organization that serves kids...and tell us about it!
Service Project Ideas
1. Organize a food drive for your school.
2. Bring resources to help support a summer academic program for kids.
3. Find a local charity that works with kids or youth & help raise resources to 4. support their program.
5. Declutter your closet by starting a clothing drive to help kids recieve new or 6. gently used items.
7. Help your school's nurse by organizing an event to gather some of these top 10 items schools need most (#1 may surprise you!).
8. Help teachers by gathering back to school items.
9. Support a local literacy program by gathering & donating books.
10. Start a neighborhood bake sale, yard sale or other fundraising event to benefit a local nonprofit that works with kids.
11. Ask your friends to help you create hygiene packs (toothbrushes, soap, shampoo etc.) & donate them to your school or a youth-based program.
You can VOTE for all eligible entries between July 11 and July 27, 2015.
Be sure to share the voting page with your friends, family and community!
Champions for Kids makes it simple to give kids in your community the resources they need to thrive. Since 2004, Champions for Kids has served over 5.6 million children across all 50 states through in-store donation campaigns, service projects and community events.
List of Suggested Items to Donate
Below are lists of suggested items you can ask people to donate during your #SummerStrong project. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
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Below are graphics you can use to spread the word during your #SummerStrong project. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
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