Students are required to complete a minimum of 40 hours of community involvement in order to graduate. Forms can be downloaded and require a signature from both the supervisor of the activity and your parent/guardian.
Please review the guidelines prior to beginning community involvement and if you have any questions please see the school Principal or a guidance counsellor.
Community Involvement Hours (Volunteer Hours)
An exciting and unique opportunity. Training is on June 18th. http://millstonenews.com/2016/06/looking-for-an-awesome-student-helper.html
June 1st – Various
St Gregory is looking for volunteers to help out with their carnival on Thursday June 16 from 4-8pm. You will be given dinner/snacks plus earn volunteers hours. Volunteers will help manage carnival stations. Please sign up in Guidance Office ASAP!!
Carleton Place is hosting an event called “The Man Cave” for Father’s Day weekend and need volunteers. The event is at Beckwith Park on Saturday, June 18th from 10am-6pm. Includes clean up/set up with children’s activities, consignment sale and more. You can work as short as four hours or a whole day for 8+ hours. Sign up in Guidance ASAP!!!
May 31, 2016 – Soccer Club
Soccer Club is hosting soccer tournaments the weekend of July 16, 17 (Girls) and August 13, 14 (Boys) at the Beckwith Fields. We require help from 7:00 am until approximately 5:30 pm each day. Task would include: Help with set up and tear down of tents, helping with canteen, handing out water bottles to refs at fields, picking up loose garbage on site, other odd jobs required with running a tournament. Bring your community hours sheet to be signed on the day. Please send an email to email@example.com. Remember to include your name and contact information.
May 25, 2016 – CP CORE Youth Services & Youth Centre
CP CORE Youth Services & Youth Centre is seeking energetic and dynamic students to volunteer in our summer camp during July and August. If interested or for more information, please contact Meghan Lepine, Executive Director, for the Volunteer Registration Package at 613-257-8901 or via email to cpCOREyouthserviecs@gmail.com.
Additional Volunteering posted prior to May 31st
Mississippi Mills Relay for Life, Friday, June 3rd in Gemmill Park, Almonte– We are Celebrating 5 Years of Relaying! This year the event is only 6 Hours from 6 p.m. – 12 a.m. Register a Team, Join a Team, Buy a Luminary, be a Volunteer. Please see Mrs. LaRocque in the Main Office for details.
Connections in Carleton Place is looking for student volunteers to help stuff backpacks for kids throughout Lanark County. The date is Monday, August 15th from 9am – 4pm (bring a lunch) at Lanark Community Programs, 30 Bennett Street, Carleton Place. For more information contact Kate at 613-253-9074 or see Mr. Peckham in Students Services.
Big Brothers & Big Sisters are looking for high school students to help out at their new Dramatic Arts, Dance & Musical based After School Program at Beckwith Public School. See poster in Guidance office for more info.
“Just For Fun” Ball Hockey League for youth in Carleton Place ages 7-9 looking for volunteers. Every Tuesday night until June 21st. From 6-8pm. More info in Guidance office where you can sign up.
Students looking to add to their volunteer hours we would love to have them out at the Almonte Celtfest this year. They can go to our website – http://almonteceltfest.com/ and under the tab Get Involved sign up or contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carleton Place BIA are looking for volunteers who are interested in getting experience. The task will entail creating a series of approximately 5 brochures and all of them must be completed by the end of July. If you are interested, please contact Cathie McOrmond at 613-257-8049 or email email@example.com.
Connections in Carleton Place is looking for student volunteers to help stuff backpacks for kids throughout Lanark County. The date is Monday, August 15th from 9am-4pm. (Bring a lunch). Location is Lanark Community Programs, 30 Bennet St. Carleton Place. For more info contact Kate at 253-9074 or see Mr. Peckham in Student Services.