Mark your Calendars: Good Deeds Week!

Fresh out of energy and ideas for your kids this summer?

Need  way to really connect as a family before school starts?

Want your kids to have a boost of healthy perspective and self-esteem before returning to the classroom?

Announcing… GOOD DEEDS WEEK!

Sponsored by “Mommy Manders” and “Wee Volunteer” of Dallas

Saturday, Aug 13th – Saturday, Aug. 20th

Events will include:

Saturday morning: “Second Saturday Spruce-Up” at White Rock Lake

Saturday afternoon: “Put your Pennies in the Pot” at Potbelly Sandwiches, a fundraiser for kids’ parks and playgrounds in Dallas, with live music for kids

Sunday: Make a Meal – Share a Meal

Monday: Neighborhood “Alex’s Lemonade” stands to raise money for Children’s Cancer Research

“Turn the Lights Off Tuesday” – no driving + no lights + no bath = fun at home for the Earth!

Wednesday: Free Family Music Class for you and the elderly residents at Presbyterian Village North

Thursday:Can We Fill a CANoe?” Canned food drive

Friday: Book Drive and Free Family Music Class at Audelia Road Public Library

Saturday : School Supply Drive at Fuddruckers

Join us for one event or all of them! Participate from near or far. I’ll be posting ways for you to participate at home, too. I’ll also be posting song, book, and activity ideas to enhance the learning fun, family and brain connections. If these dates don’t work for you, use my ideas to plan your own family “Good Deeds Week”. Stay tuned to my blog for details.

Give back together, and teach your children that little hands make a BIG difference!


  1. Adrienne says:

    Yea!!! This sounds like a terrific partnership that will get our kids helping our community!


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