Let’s face it: We love the idea of raising our children to give back, but many of us find it hard to build volunteerism into our busy day-to-day lives. A solution may lie in a growing number of voluntourism organizations that let you give back on vacation without giving up your whole trip.

The idea is to set aside just a fraction of your getaway—perhaps a few hours, an afternoon, or a day—and put it toward an act of doing good. Along the way, you’ll help teach your kids life lessons about responsibility and compassion.  

Here are five easy ways to devote a portion of your vacation to giving back as a family.