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The basics: Next Saturday, Oct. 24, millions of people will volunteer in their communities on USA WEEKEND's Make A Difference Day, sponsored in partnership with HandsOn Network and Newman's Own, which donates $10,000 to the charities of 10 selected efforts.
Volunteer as a family
Disney FamilyFun magazine funds a new $2,500 award to encourage and recognize family volunteering. The money goes to the family's charity of choice.
Help older people
AARP Create the Good funds two new $5,000 charitable awards to recognize projects that help older people stay in their homes.
Join Hollywood helpers
USA WEEKEND and the Entertainment Industry Foundation have joined forces to inspire service on Make A Difference Day and through EIF's I Participate program.
Watch us on WE TV
Make A Difference Day messages will air this week.
More info at www.makeadifferenceday.com .