GOOD DEEDS DAY
SAVE THE DATE for the 2020 Good Deeds Day | March 29, 2020
In a nutshell…
Good Deeds Day is an annual tradition of good deeds. All over the world, hundreds of thousands choose to volunteer and help others, putting into practice the simple idea that every single person can do something good, be it large or small, to improve the lives of others and positively change the world.
The Raleigh-Cary community has been participating in Good Deeds Day since 2013. JFS plans and coordinates projects for the entire community to take part in. In 2019, over 370 volunteers from the Raleigh-Cary Jewish community participated in 22 projects to better the Triangle community.
The evolution of Good Deeds Day
Good Deeds Day is taking over the world! Since its launch in 2007, this annual tradition of good has grown from 7,000 participants in 2007 in Israel to almost 1 million in 2015. Going global in 2011 with 10 international cities, including many in the USA, Good Deeds Day began uniting people all over the world.
(Adapted from the Good Deeds Day Website: http://gdd.goodnet.org/about)