Supporting your community means a lot to the people around you and what is better than lending a hand to person in need.
There are many ways you can help in your community. Community service is the key to success and supporting your local community can bring a bunch of benefits. It helps you make new friends, learn new skills, advance your career and most importantly, make you feel good because you gave back to the community.
Ways you can help your community
- Get involved as a volunteer
There are plenty of opportunities in your community, you just have to look for them.
You can volunteer in ways like:
- Mentoring a young person
- Charity Shop assistant
- Community Project worker
- Church helper
- Cleaning up your community
- Nursing home assistant
2. Support Local Businesses
There is nothing wrong with supporting local businesses and acknowledging there business. Think wisely before you buy something from a chain when you could have supported a local business. Try attending local festivals and going to your local farmers market. You can also support local businesses by promoting there stuff.
Do you have clothes and shoes that you don't wear anymore? Great! Donate old items of clothing and shoes to your local homeless shelter. Also donate food to animal shelters and any household items to charity shops.