Giving is Receiving
Walk the Walk
Honolulu Aids Walk
Volunteer with the Life Foundation, a local organization that provides services to those living with HIV/AIDS, (as well as free HIV testing and education), during the 21st annual Honolulu AIDS Walk at the Kapiolani Park Bandstand on Sunday, April 15, 2012. Performances, food, prizes and family fun follow the 5K. Help the Life Foundation put on the event, and ask friends and family to sponsor participants to help raise funds to fight AIDS in Hawaii.
Be a Mentor
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Shape a child’s future this new year by spending quality time with a young boy or girl, empowering a child to achieve as a mentor at Big Brothers Big Sisters Honolulu, which has been serving the children of Hawaii since 1963 as part of the nation’s largest donor- and volunteer-supported mentoring network. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Honolulu makes meaningful, monitored matches between qualified volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”) ages 6-18.
If you’re an activist, an avid reader or just care what’s going on in the world, give the gift of time to Revolution Books, Honolulu’s most critically-thinking independent bookstore. Volunteers will design store displays, produce events, shelf and organize books, review books, produce art exhibitions, work with customers, design leaflets and posters, facilitate course book ordering, develop a greater presence on the web, take Revolution Books tables to events and, most importantly, help facilitate donations of used books.