Explore strategies to help parents promote a value on giving back and participating in their community/world.
- Every parent wants to raise kids…who are generous and kind.…But some days,…usually when our kids are acting the most moody or feral,…we despair that they will ever grow up to be good humans.…So how can we guide them into goodness?…We start by following their interests.…What are issues that they see…or causes that connect with their own lives?…A child might ask about a homeless person…they pass on the street or worry about kids…in other countries who can't go to school.…Whether it's animals or the environment,…social justice or a loved one fighting a disease,…find a thing that your kid already cares about…and tie it to a related cause.…
Next, look for age-appropriate,…experiential ways to help.…It can be wonderful for children…to volunteer at a local food pantry,…read to shelter dogs,…or start a Kindness Club at their school.…Of course, all organizations need money,…and many parents have their children…allocate their allowance into buckets…to give, save, or spend.…While this is a fantastic way…for kids to practice managing their money,…
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