Here’s how to help children put their natural optimism and sense of justice to work for good
BY LOCAL LOVE
Changing the world isn’t for the faint of heart. Many adults certainly give it their all, but there’s one group of positive, forward-thinking people out there that’s often even more committed to the cause: kids. Young children typically have a keen sense of what’s fair, making them crusaders when it comes to tackling social justice issues. And there’s one thing we’ve learned: With a little help, kids can accomplish a whole lot. Here are ways you can help the young people in your life become socially conscious citizens who will help make the world a better, kinder place.
First up: Give them a little food for thought. Revamp reading time with a selection of 10 socially conscious books that will teach kids of all ages about equality.
Then focus on what’s already inspiring them. Do the kids you know have a cause that’s near and dear to their hearts? Help them turn that love into action with these four ways that will teach little ones how to fundraise.
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These socially conscious books will teach kids of all ages about equality
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