In North America and across the world, from October through April there are many holidays and events that celebrate thankfulness, giving and service. These are opportunities for your members to show their appreciation for others and give and serve as practiced in their own traditions. It is also a prime opportunity for members to learn about how different groups in the local community celebrate their cultures and religions’ important events. You can tie club service activities to your members’ traditions or those of local groups. Check out this list of activity ideas that can be used to express gratitude or organize service for families, friends and community members: