About three years ago we sponsored an Adopt-A-Family for the Holiday Season from our Community Care organization. It was a single mother with five children under the age of ten. As a staff we worked together to make this Christmas very special, since their mother had very limited income.Because of the positive feedback and […]
Invite your residents and residents in other dorms to express there creativity through pumpkin carving. Donate your carved pumpkins to a local elementary school or preschool. The expressions on the faces of the children are priceless (even if your pumpkin wasn’t exactly a work of art).
Many of our residents are unable to go back […]
Residents submit paper turkeys on which they can express their thanks for something or someone and you then post them on a bulletin board or a central place on the hall.
**A fun idea for November**
Before beginning the program, type up a flier that explains the program and distribute it to each resident or each […]
Thanksgiving Passive (Zipped Publisher File)
thanksgivingpassive (PDF File)
The History of Thanksgiving
Description: A ready-made passive program for bulletin board educating international students and Americans on the history behind Thanksgiving.
Instructions: Place on a public bulletin board that grabs attention. This is perfect for a dorm that has a good mixture of international students and Americans, to further educate and […]
Description:During the month of November, have a variety of different examples of how to give thanks. Such as making a card and on it write “make a card” in cool lettering. Also, having poems as examples and candy wrappers for “give sweets”. Lastly, I made a “turkey gram” which said thank you__________ for ____________; […]