What do kids get out of this?
They learn the spirit of giving at a young age. They learn the importance of giving back to the community. They learn that you don't have to be wealthy to give. They will meet new friends and strengthen the bonds of existing friendships. They learn a democratic approach to decision making. They learn that giving is FUN!!
What do parents get out of this?
You can teach and foster the spirit of philanthropy early in your children's lives. You can teach them that charity does not discriminate against age, gender or income level. You can teach them the benefits of a democratic voting system. You meet like minded parents. It's a fun, quick and productive hour with your kids!