Absolutely! One family organizes a softball game and auctions off the chance to play in it and attend the picnic. One mom will teach you how to make great Italian dishes. Why not offer to make 2 dozen tamales? Or tutor another child in Math? 8th graders can donate babysitting services. Groups of friends hosts a Gumbo Party where homemade Gumbo is served with fun and fabulous music performed by Rooftop parent musicians.  Teachers volunteer to take 4 students to the Zoo or to the Academy of Sciences. One of the hottest sellers from a previous year was a chance to tour Electronic Arts, the videogame maker, with a teacher whose husband works there!