It’s the last day of class. What do you and your students have planned for the summer? More school? A part-time job or internship? How about a nice, long, quiet vacation or binge watching the latest hit show? These are common ways to keep your summer days full, but have you ever thought about volunteering? Or better yet, encouraged your students to volunteer?

Volunteering is one of the most satisfying ways to pay it forward, and luckily there are plenty of ways to share our time with others. Plus, for your students it certainly doesn’t hurt to have it listed on their resumes or to make use of the networking opportunities.

Check out these volunteer search engines for a way to pay it forward: