Thursday, September 25, 2008

Community Service

Community service is the focus of this week's Time For Kids issue.  Here are several links that were mentioned in this week's issue.
Angel Rock Project - Learn more about the trip to Soweto here.  The site includes a CNN video, a student blog, and a photo gallery.
TFK-South Africa - Explore this diverse country at the Time For Kids:  Around the World website.
Driving For Donors - Read about this 13-year old's hope to get bone marrow donors for cancer patients.
Peace Jam - This foundation's mission is to create a new generation of young leaders committed to positive change in themselves, their communities, and the world through the inspiration of Nobel Peace Laureates.
America Supports You - Reach out to help troops serving overseas and their families.  
Service Nation - On September 27, join the Service Nation group for one of more than 1600 service events planned in all 50 states.
King Day of Service - On January 19, MLK Jr. Day, the annual King Day of Service takes place.  
Locks of Love and Wigs for Kids - Donate your hair to those in need after medical treatments.
Pet Finder - Use this site to help locate rescue groups for homeless dogs and cats.