1. Cuddle a puppy for a day, help train a future assistance dog.
You know you want to cuddle some puppies. There are countless programs, like Dogs With Wings in Canada, that allow you to adopt future assistance dogs to help expose them to different real-life scenarios.
5. Leave your car at home once a week.
By taking advantage of public transportation, you help reduce our country’s carbon footprint by 37 million metric tons of carbon emissions each year and save 4.2 billion gallons of gasoline. How about that for making an impact?
You have to throw things away every day, so just be selective about how you do it. Recycling reduces landfills, saves trees, conserves energy, creates jobs, and saves money. In fact, the recyclable materials in the U.S. waste stream would generate over $7 billion if they were recycled.
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