Service Sparks Projects

Service Sparks Youth Action 

Ignite meaningful action that lights up the world through "Service Sparks" youth projects! 

These service project guides spark ideas for individuals or groups of young people of all ages to make a difference with their time and talent. Each project guide includes background and step-by-step instructions.

Get an overview of the service projects here

Environmental Action

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Environmental Action

These Service Sparks projects are related to animals, nature, and climate. The simple-to-follow activities are designed to spark generous action and conversations promoting the good of all.

Each project guide includes background, step-by-step instructions, and related resources. Ignite meaningful action that lights up the world through "Service Sparks" youth projects! For youth of all ages.

Artistic Expressions

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Artistic Expressions

These Service Sparks projects are related making things and expressing action through art. The simple-to-follow activities are designed to spark generous action and conversations promoting the good of all.

Each project guide includes background, step-by-step instructions, and related resources. Ignite meaningful action that lights up the world through "Service Sparks" youth projects! For youth of all ages.

Making a Difference

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Making a Difference

These Service Sparks projects are related to taking action to change things in society. The simple-to-follow activities are designed to spark generous action and conversations promoting the good of all.

Each project guide includes background, step-by-step instructions, and related resources. Ignite meaningful action that lights up the world through "Service Sparks" youth projects! For youth of all ages.

Words into Action

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Words into Action

These Service Sparks projects are related to using language to express gratitude, connect, or change minds. The simple-to-follow activities are designed to spark generous action and conversations promoting the good of all.

Each project guide includes background, step-by-step instructions, and related resources. Ignite meaningful action that lights up the world through "Service Sparks" youth projects! For youth of all ages.

Community Caring

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Community Caring

These Service Sparks projects are related to supporting people and improving neighborhoods. The simple-to-follow activities are designed to spark generous action and conversations promoting the good of all.

Each project guide includes background, step-by-step instructions, and related resources. Ignite meaningful action that lights up the world through "Service Sparks" youth projects! For youth of all ages.

We are a global community of diverse stories - past, present, and future. Valuing our communities and sharing our unique stories contribute to a more inclusive world. The following two resources were written by educators and youth facilitators across the country to guide empathy, decision making, community building, and social justice. 

Teacher-created philanthropy education lessons magnify the impact of any academic content with themes of generosity, community, and civic and social responsibility. Perfect base for PBL, service-learning, and student-centered instruction. Lessons align to state standards, including Common Core State Standards, and some international standards.

These picture book and teen novel guides provide thought-provoking discussions and activities that teach about giving and caring. The featured books have themes of respect, kindness, inclusion, perseverance, responsibility, generosity, and citizenship.