The spirit of Thanksgiving is all about showing gratitude for your good fortune and giving to those who are less fortunate. Express your thanks this holiday season by involving the whole family in volunteering, donating, and spreading kindness. Try these great ideas to teach your children graciousness and goodwill. And don't forget -- you can use these ideas all year round!
Next: Express thanks in your decorations and traditions.
Next: Donate to a favorite charity, such as the Salvation Army or Goodwill.
Next: Visit a hospital.
Next: Send a care package to soldiers overseas.
Next: Volunteer at an animal shelter.
Next: Provide Thanksgiving dinner for a family in need.
Next: Donate money or volunteer at a women's shelter or an orphanage.
Next: Volunteer at a senior center or a veteran's home.
Next: Sponsor a child in an impoverished country.
Next: Invite extra guests to join your family for dinner.