Try This: Make Quilts for Wounded Veterans

Provide some comfort and honor those who’ve served in the military.

Try This: Reverse Trick-or-Treat for Justice

Use the season around Halloween to raise awareness of human trafficking.

Try This: Unplug and Help the Poor

Use a churchwide “media fast” to raise money for those in need.

Raising Awareness About Domestic Violence: Highland Park UMC in Texas

Launch a ministry that offers victims support and educates church attendees.

Try This: Honor Firefighters and Police on Patriot Day, Sept. 11

Show public safety officials your appreciation on the anniversary of 9/11.

Try This: Serve as Designated Drivers

Keep the community safe and connect with people at local bars, restaurants and events.

Try This: Reusable Grocery Bags for Food Donations

Combine environmental awareness with your efforts to help the poor.