Looking Back on Giving Back

“Good Deeds Week, 2011” was a big success! Thanks to those of you who participated by volunteering with your little ones at events, by participating at home, by donating to our online drives.  We may not have a had a great turn-out at all of our official “Good Deeds Week” events, but that wasn’t really […]

Pay it Forward in Little Ways

{Readers, don’t forget that Monday is Lemonade Stand day for Children’s Cancer Research. Come visit one of our stands, have your own, or at least donate online to help us reach our goal – thanks! alex’s Lemonade} During this “Good Deeds Week“, take the opportunity to show your little ones how you can make a difference […]

Here’s the Scoop on “Good Deeds Week” 2011!

GOOD DEEDS WEEK 2011 Saturday, Aug. 13 – Saturday, Aug. 20th Sponsored by mommymanders.com and “Wee Volunteer” of Dallas How your family can participate in GOOD DEEDS WEEK: If you are in Dallas – take a look at the events below, and join us for one or all! E-mail me at lowrymanders@yahoo.com to let me know what events […]

Good Deeds Week: Giving back WITH your children

Top 10 reasons to volunteer with your kids: 10. Volunteering builds self-esteem. The best way to feel good about yourself is to help someone else. 9. Volunteering builds leadership skills. (Who will be in charge of making the lemonade? Who will collect the money?) 8. Volunteering teaches valuable skills and responsibility. (interacting politely with the […]

Mark your Calendars: Good Deeds Week!