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Action in August – Day 23: Help the elderly

Spend a couple of hours helping an elderly person. You could mow lawns, put out their rubbish or shop for them.... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 22: Community project

Get your mates together on a weekend to help with a community project. Talk to your Council about painting a fence... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 21: Volunteer to read

If you like the sound of your own voice, then offer your services to literacy programs. Volunteer to read to elderly... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 20: Get on your hobby horse

Get on your hobby horse. Knit a scarf, jumper, booties or bonnets, sew up a storm or get busy with hammer... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 19: Donate blood

You don’t have to bleed yourself dry for charity, but when it comes to giving blood, every drop helps. Donating blood... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 18: Save your stamps

Before you discard used stamps, check to see if you can donate them to a charity. Some charities and organisations use... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 17: Volunteer your skills

Search the Net to find community food halls, city missions or soup kitchens in your city that provide meals to homeless... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 16: Save your corks

Whether drowning your sorrows, having a liquid lunch or a night on the turps, be a responsible drinker and save your... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 15: Trade!

Host a party where everybody brings clothes, accessories, books or household items they no longer need and spend the afternoon trading... Continue Reading

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Action in August – Day 14: Printer Settings

Adjust your printer settings to print in grey scale, using draft settings. Always preview before printing and move margins to make... Continue Reading