Service Stories

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Baby Sitting at Church

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
3
Babysitting for the deacons and pastors at church

Special Needs Halloween Party

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
21
Total Hours Served
1.4
Organized a halloween party for the special needs students and helped them with crafts and games

Special Needs Christmas Party

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
1.4
Organized a Christmas Party for Special Needs students and helped them with crafts and such.

Blood Drive

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
Helped people during the blood drive: escorting them to class, fanning them, staying with them, etc.

Stocking Stuffing for Hospice

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
1.4
Stuffed Stockings for Hospice patients at Christmastime

Junior Class Decorating

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
Continued Decorating for Homecoming

Halloween Bash at Constitutional Village

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
4
Did the pumpkin walk at Halloween Bash for the little children

Junior Class Decorating

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
4
Decorated the junior hallway for homecoming week

Car Wash

Sarah - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
15
Total Hours Served
4
Car Wash to raise money for BETA club

DECORATING FOR HOMECOMING

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
I helped decorate the junior hallway.

WILLIAMS MIDDLE SCHOOL VOLUNTEER

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
1
I was able to volunteer at Williams Middle School and help them learn the different strands of New Century.

STOCKING STUFFING FOR HOSPITAL

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
1
I helped stuff stockings for children and adults.

HCMBC (Children's Church)

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
I helped teach at Children's Church.

ASFL

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
4
I helped setup and educate adults and children.

HCMBC (Children's Church)

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
I helped teach at Children's Church.

HCMBC (Children's Church)

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
I helped teach at children's church.

HCMBC (Clothing Drive)

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
4
Helped at our church clothing drive.

Car Wash

Erika - Huntsville, Alabama - January 18, 2017
Total Volunteers:
1
Total Hours Served
2
We washed cars.

Canned Food Drive

Donna - New York, New York - January 17, 2017
Total Volunteers:
28
Total Hours Served
34
For 3 weeks, Student Government Members have encouraged their classmates in grades 3, 4 and 5 to donate canned food for hungry New Yorkers.

SGO Supports LLS

Donna - New York, New York - January 17, 2017
Total Volunteers:
28
Total Hours Served
84
Our school has completed the challenge of helping The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society find cures for blood cancer! Student Government members from 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade classes encouraged their classmates to donate money to specifically support children living with cancer.

Community Food Security

Shawn - Omaha, Nebraska - January 17, 2017
Total Volunteers:
93
Total Hours Served
346
Students at Girls Inc working with Emma Lozier Aquaponics Laboratory will grow food crops such as lettuce, tomatoes, and potatoes while developing food fish for community use. Students will have community harvest and food events such as community fish fries to deliver food to local areas of need inside Omaha.

New York City Food Drive

Janelle - Bronx, New York - January 17, 2017
Total Volunteers:
306
Total Hours Served
5115
Students educated the school about issues of hunger in New York City and collected donations of non perishable goods to donate to the annual New York City Food Drive.

PARROT ENRICHMENT

Sthavir - Kirkland , Washington - January 15, 2017
Total Volunteers:
2
Total Hours Served
4
Made toys with wooden blocks.

PARROT ENRICHMENT

Sthavir - Kirkland , Washington - January 15, 2017
Total Volunteers:
2
Total Hours Served
8
I made toys out of cardboard, then I painted them and attached them onto strings and wooden blocks.

VOLUNTEERING AT ANIMAL SHELTER

Sthavir - Kirkland , Washington - January 15, 2017
Total Volunteers:
2
Total Hours Served
4
I played with cats and kittens. I also made blankets and helped them get adopted.

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