5 Reasons you need to start a Kindness Club at your school or in your community today

Hello! Welcome to the Project Stella Resources Blog! A Kindness Club can transform your school.  It encourages and inspires students to think beyond themselves and seek out opportunities to show compassion and kindness. In this Blog post, I share five reasons that starting a Kindness Club will transform your classroom, school, and community with students … Continue reading 5 Reasons you need to start a Kindness Club at your school or in your community today

5 Ways Volunteering helps Reduce a Teen’s Anxiety

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog!   I remember having my first "bad" thoughts when I was ten years old. Thoughts of worthlessness, crazy sadness, and that things would just be better if I wasn't around. I remember sitting in my bedroom with my door closed and wondering how I got to where I … Continue reading 5 Ways Volunteering helps Reduce a Teen’s Anxiety

Inspiring quotes to encourage volunteers to serve

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog!  We all need a little inspiration. Planning meaningful service projects is tough!  You put so much time and energy to making everything "just right" and there is stress and frustration that comes with it. I know how it is! We need those words of encouragement to keep … Continue reading Inspiring quotes to encourage volunteers to serve

Benefits of Volunteer Experience: An Interview with Mike Murphy

Hello! Welcome to our Project Stella Resources Blog! I've spent many years working with community members, parents, and volunteer managers that want to plan meaningful service opportunities for young volunteers. The benefits of volunteer experience and having these projects available for youth is vast. One huge benefit from volunteering is that youth learn important lessons … Continue reading Benefits of Volunteer Experience: An Interview with Mike Murphy