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As the holiday season sets in and the weather is getting cooler acts of charity become more prevalent.
Lending a hand and taking care of your neighbor is simply part of the season. You can help those in need in various ways even frugal ones. If you happen to be low on funds this year or are looking for a frugal way to help out and support those less fortunate below you will find 10 Frugal Acts Of Charity.
Random Acts Of Kindness
Make someones day and lend a hand. Open your heart and give joy during the holiday season. Simply smiling to a stranger or offering to help is a great act of kindness. Random acts of kindness are acts of charity that occur at random they could be buying a cup of coffee for a stranger, giving a homeless person a blanket, offering food to those in need, or writing a nice note to your neighbor.
Frugal Acts Of Kindness
You can still bring joy to another’s life while being frugal. You may not have lots of money to spread around, or you may be living life on a budget. You can still pay it forward and partake in acts of charity. You can bring joy to another.
10 Frugal Acts Of Charity:
1. Offer coffee to a stranger
You could make an extra pot of coffee and offer a cup to those you meet or buy the next person in line a cup of coffee at the coffee shop.
2. Donate blankets and coats to those in need
Donate those extra used blankets and warm coats you have lying around to those in need during the colder weather.
3. Offer clothes and supplies to your church
Does your church do outreach programs? Do they take gently used clothing and supplies for donations? Offer to help these programs if you can.
4. Make sandwiches and soup for the hungry
Gather a bunch of friends together, make a big batch of homemade soup and jam sandwiches. Distribute these to the homeless and hungry in your town.
5. Fill a backpack with food and supplies for a student in need
Children all over the world are going without, help by providing a backpack filled with food and supplies.
6. Fill toiletry or supply bags for the homeless
Fill a large resealable bag with non-perishable snacks, wipes, toothbrush, soap and etc. These items can be dollar store or sale or bulk buy items.
7. Volunteer at a soup kitchen
Volunteer your time to help out a soup kitchen making or serving food.
8. Volunteer at a shelter
Offer to volunteer at a homeless or woman’s shelter.
9. Be a friend, make a difference
Support your friends in need.
10. Fundraise for non-profit programs
Help raise funds for a charitable cause.
Pay it forward and offer to help those in need this year. Have an amazing day.