One person can make a difference, but a family volunteering together reaps benefits for all involved. We spoke to Delores Morton, executive director of generationOn, the youth service division of Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service, about age-appropriate opportunities and why volunteering as a family makes sense. Joanne Van Zuidam reports:
Parents Talk Back
Based on your knowledge of incidents at your kid’s school, how satisfied are you with the school’s efforts to control bullying?
Not satisfied—too many kids are still reporting problems.
46% (13 votes)
Somewhat satisfied—compared with last year, there are fewer incidents.
29% (8 votes)
Very satisfied—the school has a zero tolerance policy. Teachers and kids have gotten the message.
25% (7 votes)
Total votes: 28