Volunteering can happen even when you’re crazy busy! Check out this quick opportunity to do good:
Nonprofit: Alexander Youth Network's Birthday Brigade
When: Date and time are flexible, the commitment is 2 hours
Where: Thermal Road Campus, 6220 Thermal Road Charlotte, NC 28211
Who: Great for small or large groups
Why: Alexander Youth Network provides quality professional treatment to children with serious emotional and behavioral problems. They serve more than 7,000 children ages 5 to 18 each year through more than a dozen programs.
What you’ll do: Every month, they plan two birthday parties at the Thermal Rd. campus – one for children in the Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility and one for children in the Day Treatment program. Groups providing the birthday party typically provide an activity, gift for the birthday kid(s), cake, and juice.
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