Our View: Consider doing more in 2022
January 21, 2022
It’s been a while since John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address inspired children and adults to see the importance of civic action and public service.
“Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country,” he said, challenging every American to contribute in some way to the public good.
That doesn’t mean a person needs to run for political office, or give up their high-paying job to join AmeriCorps: it simply means we all should do our part. Volunteer to plant flowers in the spring, chaperone school trips, help with the July Fourth celebration, pick up tr...