Monthly Archives: August 2011

Month One Wrap-Up

Well, we have made it to the end of the first month of our year-long project!  I would say our efforts have exceeded my expectations so far.  I have completed six projects, two ahead of my goal to average one … Continue reading

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Project 6: Host a Birthday Party at the Boys & Girls’ Club

Today we completed the most rewarding project – hosting a birthday party for a local Boys & Girls’ Club.  This was by far the most expensive and time-consuming project we have undertaken to date, but it was 110% worth it!  This … Continue reading

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Project 5: Do the little things

I debated about whether or not to list this as a project, as it’s not really a concrete “project” that we set out to do one day.  But, I decided that the message of this project made it well worth … Continue reading

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Project 4: Water at the Park

This project was originally planned for last weekend, but mother nature had other plans.  So, we pushed this project back to today.  It worked out well, as Rob was able to join us.  This idea was not on the original … Continue reading

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Can preschoolers do service projects?

One of the biggest challenges of my project is finding projects that work for a preschooler.  Abby is only three – she will be four in November.  Granted, she is pretty mature for her age and fits in well with kids … Continue reading

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Looking ahead…

Several of you have expressed an interest in participating in a project with us at some point, so I will try to keep people updated on some future projects in the hopes that others will join us.   Here are a few upcoming projects … Continue reading

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Project 3: School Supplies for the Homeless

Well, this weekend did not turn out exactly as planned on the service project front.  I had the original project three all planned out for Saturday morning.  Friday night, I went and purchased the necessary supplies, and we were ready to … Continue reading

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