Comforting kids in crisis
Yes! Kids can get involved by selecting bag items to donate. The Bag Project is a perfect service opportunity for the whole family. Not only is it kids helping kids — it’s kids learning compassion and how to take action. Plus, research shows involving children in service projects is associated with academic gain and a greater sense of responsibility and pride. ^
Other ideas (please contact us before the event for guidance):
In lieu of birthday gifts, ask for donations to support The Bag Project.
Host a "bag party" and have attendees bring specific bag items to donate.
Host a book/toiletries drive in your school or community.