We know, school just started. But community service deadlines can creep up quickly. Remember all those frantic seniors last year, zombielike in the halls because they were spending every waking moment trying to complete the service hours they needed? To prevent last-minute volunteering marathons, check out volunteermatch.org to find the right nonprofit for you, right now. • The site contains listings for 4,160 local organizations that need volunteers, as well as tons more virtual opportunities. You can search specifically by your interests (i.e. "theater") or browse through categories such as "Animals," "Education & Literacy" and "Health & Medicine" and filter the results to see opportunities best suited to teens. You can also narrow your search by location. • It's a great way to connect with a cause you're truly passionate about, so get clicking.
Service hour opportunities await at volunteermatch.org
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