Put The "Labor" Into Labor Day With These Volunteer Vacation Ideas

by Serena Kassow · August 27, 2014

Labor Day Volunteer Trips

While most people equate Labor Day with tanning, drinking and a long weekend, let's not forget that the reason it exists is to celebrate the workforce and the American labor movement. In the real spirit of the holiday, here are 5 vacation ideas where you can still get your sun, all while lending your time to volunteer for a cause. From the Finger Lakes to the Virgin Islands, click through to get a little philanthropic this Labor Day.