What are your resolutions for the New Year? Any of them involve giving more to charity? They might tie in better than you think;
If you are trying to save money,
volunteering may be your best choice. Also, you can use websites like GoodSearch and iGive to give back-
If you are trying to lose weight,
a charity run, walk or dance may do the job. In addition, these would be a great way to get some family time; in preparation and during the event.