Community Service: A Family's Guide to Getting Involved
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Rotary is an organization of business and professional leaders who provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards in all vocations, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.
VolunteerMatch is dedicated to putting you in touch with volunteer organizations in your area. You can enter the name of a group you'd like to know more about, search by your ZIP code, or browse all the available opportunities.
Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance
This site offers information on more than 300 charities and whether they meet the Better Business Bureau's standards.
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Ronald McDonald House Charities provides comfort and care to families with children in the hospital.
This site contains information on volunteering and community service opportunities.
Youth Venture helps young people develop their own opportunities for leadership through community service organizations, small business ventures, or after-school clubs.
Center for a New American Dream
This site has a section with ideas on simplifying the holidays and countering the commercialization of our culture.
Habitat for Humanity
A nonprofit housing organization building simple, decent, affordable housing in partnership with people in need.