Youth, Families and Schools

Everything for the under-18 crowd & the people who encourage them to do good.

Activate Good’s youth programming offers a wide variety of volunteer, service, and learning opportunities appropriate for teens, families with children, youth and family groups, and schools – including focused tips for overcoming everyday obstacles to volunteering that we all face. Learn more and start activating some good below!

Youth are more likely to volunteer when they have friends and family who volunteer, and when they are engaged by their schools, youth organizations, and religious groups. Learn more about the statistics and other professional, social, and health benefits of volunteering at Youth Service America.

Did you know volunteering is associated with a 27% higher odds of employment? Build a competitive resume and learn fantastic transferable skills all while doing good! Learn more about how volunteering can be a “pathway to employment” at Corporation for National and Community Service.

For Families

Be a Family of Superheroes. Find ways to get your family volunteering and work around those busy schedules of yours, including joining us for our annual Family Volunteer Day, the Saturday before Thanksgiving each year!

Youth Volunteer Corps of The Greater Triangle

Learn more about our Youth Volunteer Corps of The Greater Triangle, inspired by our very own Community Leadership & Service Curriculum for educators.


Next to family, school & youth group leaders are next in line to activate the next generation of community superheroes. Tap into resources and services now.

Days of Service

Community connections abound at our three annual Days of Service, engaging everyone from kids to CEOs. Click here to learn how you can join local do-gooders in service.