Promote positive mental health
Mental health issues have a major impact on today's society. Volunteer to help those that are dealing with depression, anxiety, and eating disorders. Join millions of young people that care by signing up for a campaign below to give support to those experiencing mental illness.
DoSomething.org run dozens of campaigns each year that lead to better self-care. Want to improve self-esteem at your school? Post encouraging notes in your school’s bathroom with Mirror Messages. Boost morale and brighten the days of young hospital patients by creating an activity book through Patient Playbooks. Motivate your friends to talk to counselors during stressful times with Heart on Your Sleeve.
Whichever strategy you want to focus on, whether it’s fighting stress, making new friends, or boosting others’ self-esteem, we have you covered.
Sign up now. Join millions of young people volunteering to make a difference.
What You Get
Psh, what DON’T you get? Each campaign offers the key facts, pro tips, and four easy action steps you need to rock the campaign and make an impact.
- Step 1, Know It: You get stats on the problem and how you’re going to solve it.
- Step 2, Plan It: You’ll learn the stuff you need, how to recruit others to take action with you, and how to prep to take action.
- Step 3, Do It: You’ll learn how to actually do the darn thing and make the biggest impact possible.
- Step 4, Prove It: Snap a pic of you in action and upload it! Each campaign counts as volunteer experience for your resume. And you can enter to win scholarships! Speaking of…
Scholarships and Contests
You make the world suck less for others. Great! So what’s in it for you? Money. Lots and lots of money. (For school.) Complete any campaign on the site, send a pic in the Prove It section, and you’ll enter to win a $10,000 scholarship! We award one of these seasonal scholarships four times a year. And, lots of other campaigns offer their own scholarship opps. Mad chances to win mad money.
DoSomething.org makes the world suck less. One of the largest orgs for young people and social change, our millions of members tackle campaigns that impact every cause, from poverty to violence to the environment to literally everything else. Any cause, anytime, anywhere. *mic drop