Make a Difference Day is a national day for volunteering. Many people around the world gather to change the lives of someone around them. The purpose of this day is to unite others so they can impact the community they live in. This day was originally on February 29, but has since been changed to the fourth Saturday of October. It is one of the largest annual single-days of service in the world.
Next, you need to plan what you are going to do and get in out into the public. The more people that know, the better. You could post on social media or get it announced in your local newspaper.
Lastly, report your results so that others can see how this day actually does make a difference in the lives of the community members. You can also report to the official website and fill out a form for the chance to win money towards a charity. The main goal of this day is to make a difference in the lives of those around you as well as yourself, so don’t be afraid to get out there and do your part.
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Make a Difference Day official website: http://www.makeadifferenceday.com/
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