Looking for ways to help others during the Holidays?
Click here to print our annual "Making The Holidays Bright" listings.
Youth & Families invited to Dance-A-Thon for World Unity and in honor of 9/11
Click here to support or join in on this event hosted by Hanover Youth Service Council and
Youth of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
CASA Seeks Volunteers to Advocate for Children
Click here to learn more
Looking for volunteer opportunities for young people?
"What YOUth Can Do" offers a quick list of age-specific suggestions and contacts.
Download our annual "quick sheet" of volunteer opportunities for young people.
Register for Hanoverís Global Youth Service Day Projects
Global Youth Service Day is a world-wide event mobilizing millions of youth within 100 countries in service to their communities. Be a part of the movement. Join Hanover’s 4th Annual Global Youth Service Day - April 15th to April 17th.
2011 Spirit of Volunteerism Awards.
Nominate your outstanding Volunteers for Hanover’s 2011 Spirit of Volunteerism Awards. Categories include Spirit of One, Spirit of Youth, Spirit of Team, Spirit of Family, Spirit of Dedication, Spirit of Inspiration and Commitment to Community . Download the nomination info packet, hard copy nomination form or complete nomination on line at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/2011spiritofvolunteerism . Deadline is March 1, 2011.
Service Project Proposals Sought for GYSD 2011
This year GYSD will be April 15-17th and the goal is to involve every Hanover County resident age 5-25 in an act of service within the Hanover community. Non-profits, community organizations and individuals are encouraged to develop service projects, creating the opportunity for youth to meet crucial community needs. Project hosts will then submit their project proposals to the Department of Community Resources by January 31st. Click here to learn about Hanover’s GYSD Fairtastic event on March 5th. Download your Project Application form (Word version or pdf version) to register your individual or group project to engage youth in service to your organization or highlight what you will do for the community.
Making the Holidays Bright 2010 - 10/22/10
Learn about the wide range of ways to assist those in need in our community this holiday season.
Hanover’s Global Youth Service Day Project Proposals Sought - 1/28/10
Organizations are encouraged to host one or more projects during GYSD weekend, April 23-25, 2010, that would benefit the organization and the community. As a GYSD Lead Agency, Hanover Community Resource is ready to assist with youth appropriate project design, promotion, volunteer recruitment and registration and more. This year’s goal is to engage 19,000 youth and adults over the weekend of service.
Save the Date for Hanover’s 2010 Global Youth Service Day! - 1/6/10
Save the Date for Hanover’s 3rd Annual Global Youth Service Day for April 23-25, 2010.
Making the Holidays Bright - 10/26/09
The Hanover County Departments of Community Resources and Social Services are joining forces to share information on a wide range of ways to assist those in need in our community this holiday season