What is citizenship and why does it matter?
Citizenship is positively contributing to society and community as well as dutifully respecting authority and the law.
“Citizenship means taking seriously our responsibility to make our country the best place it can be.” Dana Mannino, Spokane County Library District librarian. PACE guest columnist November 2019.
“Citizenship is about helping and supporting peers and community members through the ups and downs of life.” Brooke DeRuwe, a 2018 senior at Central Valley High School. PACE guest columnist November 2018.
A great way to demonstrate and model good character – Citizenship, Caring, Generosity and Gratitude – is to volunteer in our community. Check out these listings of community service opportunities for families, schools, businesses and civic groups.
Volunteer Spokane – A centralized resource of volunteer opportunities provided by Spokane County United Way....Read More
For me, citizenship means taking seriously our responsibility to make our country the best place it can be. There are many ways to practice citizenship: Following the speed limit, keeping your sidewalk free of snow in winter, noticing problems in your community and working to fix them....Read More