One of the easiest ways to be an active and involved citizen is to volunteer your time and services in your community. Readers will learn about the importance of community service and volunteering. This interesting social studies subject is brought to life through primary sources and full-color photographs. After reading this informative text, students will have a better understanding of ways they can become active citizens, such as by volunteering at a homeless shelter, donating to a food bank, or helping to build a house. Readers will be excited to go out and give back to their communities.