Community Service Projects for Cubs

  • food drive, Scouting for Food

  • clothing drive
  • holiday toy collection, Toys for Tots

  • Shut in visits
  • Hospital visits, especially childrens' hospitals
  • reading for sick kids in hospitals
  • Nursing home visits
  • Singing Christmas carols at a local nursing home
  • make get well cards for sick folks
  • Visit VA Hospital

  • bake sale to help non-profit group
  • walk-a thon
  • read-a-thon
  • bowling for kids

  • letters to service people over seas
  • cards to fireman, policemen, and families

  • Adopt a family at the holidays

  • Make slings for school emergency preparedness committee
  • Make fleece scarves for local shelter

  • Yearly cleanup of school grounds
  • clean up an area
  • adopt-a-park
  • plant flowers around school
  • senior citizen yard clean-up (partnered w/ a local agency that makes the arrangements)
  • tree planting - with a local parks agency
  • birdhouse building and placement

Collected from the Cub-Scout-Talk Yahoo! Group: