It always feels good to contribute something of value to the society you live in. If you live in Summerville, you have ample opportunities to do some good for others by involving yourself with a few local charities. It is not necessary to donate money. There are many more ways to become a good Samaritan by becoming involved with the efforts of a local charity.
If you are blessed financially, non-profits rely heavily on donations from their community, and appreciate those who are able to give. If you are blessed with time, many hands make light work and there is always something in need of doing. If it is your desire to do something for the less privileged and for those who are facing problems in their lives, please jump in. There are also many benefits of being involved with the community you live in. Here are a few from studies that have been done:
Once you have decided to do something for your community, there is nothing that can stop you or prove to be obstacles. There are dozens of charities operating in Summerville and bringing a positive change in the lives of others. You can get information about all the charities and their areas of expertise by visiting https://www.sciway.net/org/community/dorchester.html.
Several Featured Local Charities
Association for the Blind is a charity in Charleston that is supporting kids and adults who are either blind or suffer from visual impairment.
Book Angels is a society that works to improve literacy in kids and adults by providing them with books.
My Sister’s House provides resources and assistance for kids and adults affected by domestic violence.