Date a Do-Gooder: Where to Find America’s Most Altruistic Singles

By Ariana Anthony for HowAboutWe

Volunteering is not only a great way to give back to Mother Earth, but it also makes for an excellent first date activity. Why? Because getting gussied up in dirt, shoveling leaves and weed-whacking is sexy as hell. (No, really!)

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So in celebration of Earth Day this weekend, we've sifted through your HowAboutWe date ideas to figure out which cities have the most do-gooder daters:

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Still on the fence about getting dirty on a first date? Dr. Logan Levkoff, author of How to Get Your Wife to Have Sex With You, makes the case for why you should dive right in: "We are at our best when we are giving back to our community or the world at large. Volunteering for a date is a great way to see a person's true character."

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So by volunteering on a date, you get to showcase what a great person you are, as well as enjoy a novel, shared experience with someone new -- double win. Check out the volunteer dates in your area or go post your own today. [Kayt Sukel] [Dr. Logan Levkoff]