April is National Volunteer Month in the United States.

It is meant to celebrate volunteers, and also to encourage volunteering. As you know, a huge part of CM365 is that it is better to give than to receive.

If you don’t have a regularly-scheduled volunteer opportunity this month, pencil something onto your calendar now.

If you are not sure of any opportunities, you can try volunteermatch.org (although they won’t let you view opportunities without a login), or http://www.pointsoflight.org/for-volunteers and type in your zip code at the top.

If you have children, try to find something that is age-appropriate for them. Help to raise thankful kids who understand the importance of helping others.

(Image credit: Nathan Lemon)

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