Your never too old or too late to give back the community. You’re never too young either off too disabled, too poor, too fat, skinny, smart or no so smart. You’re never too educated or too uneducated to give back to your communities.
giving back to the community is rewarding and you can benefit reform it in many ways. It’s a habit outline to get into wether you’re successful or unsuccessful. There are many ways to give back besides giving money or material things. Sometimes your time, compassion, understanding and leadership are more beneficial to the community at the end of the day.
Volunteering is also a great way of giving back to your communities. There are various charities, organizations, schools, churches, businesses, where u can offer your time or services local to you. Adult day care centers, and convalescent homes are great places to volunteer as Adult day care centers are becoming more prevalent to assist adults with disabilities.
As our generation ages, so do our elderly. Many Elder Homes are great places to volunteer where a lot of the residents have dementia, Alzheimer’s, and many other ailments. go and brighten an Elders day and watch your souls rejoice when you put a smile on their faces since most Elders don’t want to be there anyhow.
Adults with disabilities could always use a compassionate leader to volunteer time, services and leadership to assist them with daily activities, mentoring, showing them life skills, or just simply helping them adjust.
Another great way to give back is to mentor some of the youth in your community. Many teenagers are troubled in our communities, and its always nice to see an adult who cares about their well being. Even just giving a word of encouragement is giving back. You might even save that child’s life and their future. Now that’s giving back.
if you decide to start digging back today, your on the path to living a more rewarding and successful life. Although people may not commend you for volunteering or giving back to your community, don’t worry, your heart feels it.
West Coast Rise Magazine
Maurice Allen Petty