Join generationOn for an amazing year of service!

It's never too early to start making your mark on the world! generationOn makes it easy, with our monthly themes to help you pick an issue area to activate kids and teens around. In addition, we have our national Campaigns and Days of Service (listed below) to you to join us in making a huge impact! We provide all the tools and resources you need to develop caring, compassionate and capable kids through service. 

You can download our first half of 2017 calendar here, and see below for what's coming up for the rest of 2017! 

Monthly themes

  • January 2017: Youth Changemakers
  • February 2017: Human Rights & Equality
  • March 2017: Homelessness & Poverty
  • April 2017: Environment
  • May 2017: Senior Citizens
  • June 2017: Health & Wellness
  • July 2017: Animal Welfare
  • August 2017: Education and Literacy
  • September 2017: TBD
  • October 2017: Bullying Prevention
  • November 2017: Military & Veterans
  • December 2017: TBD


generationOn has lots of great programming coming up. Learn more and get involved! 

Martin Luther King Day: Monday, January 16, 2017

Join generationOn by celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy. For this national day of service, generationOn has developed fact sheets, project guides and lesson plans to help teach kids and teens about the contributions of Dr. King, how they can continue his vision of equal rights for all, and make their mark on the world through service. 

Click here to learn more!

Make Your Mark: March 15 - April 30, 2017

Each spring, generationOn challenges youth to make their mark on a different cause through volunteer service. This past year the focus was on hunger. More than 42,610 kids and teens participated.

Read their stories of service and learn more at:



In addition to Campaigns and Days of Service, generationOn offers ongoing programming to support kids and teens in service all year long and help them develop as leaders of change!

generationOn Clubs

generationOn Kids Care Clubs and generationOn Service Clubs are a great way for kids and teens, ages 5-18, to have fun and get involved in meaningful service in their local, national, and global communities. Our club program equips parents, educators and young leaders with tools and resources to implement service projects, share their successes and be recognized for their service. Registration for Kids Care Clubs and Service Clubs is free and easy! 

To learn more, visit:

Youth Leadership Training: goLEAD

generationOn's signature youth leadership institute, goLEAD (generationOn Leadership, Education, and Development), inspires both adults and young people to engage in meaningful service-learning and leadership skill-building to effect real community change. A state-of-the-art training program, goLEAD teaches leadership and community service skills to middle and high school-age students.

Learn more at