Good Deeds - Giving Back - 11 ways to use your skills to do good - We all have something we are good at. Use them to benefit others...Interior Designers can volunteer to makeover a homeless shelter, a Chef can prepare gourmet meals for a shelter and make it a fine dining experience, a Home Cook can bake pizzas and cook meals to deliver, a Dog Lover can make healthy homemade dog treats and volunteer to walk dogs, Gardeners can grow veggies and/or flowers to deliver in $1 store vases..
When you walk past a homeless person jangling a cup filled with quarters, it’s easy to assume that he’s solely focused on getting his next meal or fix. The Jubilee Project, a nonprofit that uses storytelling to inspire change, reminds us that we shouldn't be so quick to judge by showing us how far-reaching & poignant the dreams of homeless people are. In the group's moving video, 50 homeless people living on Skid Row shared their greatest hopes for themselves & their families.