Family Volunteer Day 2020 - The Take-Home Service Project Edition!

Family Volunteer Day

The Take-Home Service Project Kit Edition!

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Update November 16: WOW! This event is now full. Thank you everyone for your enthusiasm for families volunteering together!

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This year, our annual Family Volunteer Day will be in a new socially-distanced format – with pick-up-and-take-home DIY service project kits and other goodies for families with kids of all ages to enjoy!

Select from available Kit(s) on November 21, OR reserve your Kit(s) in advance online

Kids can start making an impact at almost any age! We have over a dozen types of Take-Home Service Project Kits with varying quantities of each available appropriate for a variety of ages. Kit types available until supplies last.

This event is now full.

Want to reserve your Kit(s) in advance? When you pre-register, you have the option to select the Kit(s) you wish to reserve with a non-refundable donation to Activate Good. The option to reserve kits in advance online is open until 9 PM on November 19.

Take-Home Service Project Kit Types include…

  • Wreaths for a Family’s New Home (Ages 10+)
  • Teacher Appreciation Portraits (Ages 5+)
  • Cheer Boxes for Kids In Need (Ages 3+)
  • Adoptable Pet Care Packs (Ages 10+)
  • No Place Like Home String Art Kits (Ages 10+)
  • Tiny Box of Kindness Kits (Ages 3+)
  • SOLD OUT — Hygiene Baggies for People Experiencing Homelessness (Ages 5+)
  • Decorated Holiday Message for Seniors (Ages 8+)
  • Good in a Flash Student Study Kits (Ages 12+)
  • Blank Greeting Card Sets for Pride for Parents (Ages 13+)
  • Planting Kindness Pots (Ages 5+)
  • Keep Homes Warm Baffle Kits (Ages 3+)
  • Paintings of Hope for Nursing Homes (Ages 8+)

All kits also include a Family Volunteering and Kindness Reflection Guide that invites your family to have a discussion on what service and kindness to others means to you!

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Saturday, November 21

10 AM – 4 PM
Loading Dock Raleigh
1053 E Whitaker Mill Road
Suite 115, Raleigh NC 27604

56% of surveyed Americans say volunteering with family is an incentive to get involved. (Points of Light, 2020)

How To Participate

Take-Home Service Project kits will be available on a pay-what-you-can donation amount basis to help Activate Good cover the costs of materials and hosting the socially-distanced kit pick-up event. Kits may be reserved in advance online for a non-refundable flat donation per kit type.

  1. Pre-register for a free ticket to our Kit Pick-Up event. (required to participate)
  2. Browse available Service Project Kit(s) or pick up your reserved kits from Activate Good’s Raleigh offices on Saturday, November 21 between 10 and 4. Kits are available for a donation to Activate Good.
  3. Take your kit(s) home and follow the included instructions to complete kit items from the comfort of your living room together!
  4. Drop off your completed kit items at our participating charities to benefit the people (or animals!) they serve! Each kit benefits a different charity (or, in some cases, finished products stay with you at home or in your neighborhood!).

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