Community Service

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  • Summer Service Opportunities

    Summer vacation is a great time for students to commit to being Men for Others. Students may sign up for a variety of service projects through Jesuit or independently. All service hours should be pre-approved (by Mr. Mattacchione - amattacchione@jesuitcp.org) to ensure that they will be counted at Jesuit. The following sites that have already been approved and are highly recommended:
    • iCan Shine Bike Camp Sponsored by Down Syndrome Guild of Dallas
      What: Teach, encourage, and mentor a student with Down Syndrome as she/he learns to ride a bike
      When: Monday - Friday, August 11-15, 2014, 830am-450pm, volunteers needed for various shifts throughout the day
      Where: UTD Student Activity Center, 800 W. Campbell Rd., Richardson, TX 75080
      Other Details: Volunteers must be at least 16 years old in order to be a spotter. Orientation will be held Sunday, Aug. 10- all volunteers must attend orientation even if they have participated in the past. Volunteer applications will be available mid-May.
      Contact: Cara at the Down Syndrome Guild if you have questions or want to request a volunteer application (cara@downsyndromedallas.org)
    • Catholic Charities of Dallas Summer Volunteering
      Work to fulfill many needs in the Diocese of Dallas through Catholic Charities! Visit the website and contact Brenda Huffman at bhuffman@ccdallas.org. Visit the elderly in nursing homes, work with children at summer school programs, or help at the food pantry! There are so many ways to support God’s work in our city.
    • HEROES Summer Camp in Richardson
      What: Volunteers are needed to mentor students with special needs at this fun-filled educational summer camp in Richardson.
      When: Must commit to one solid week from 9am to 4pm. The weeks are as follows: June 23-27th, July 7- 11, July 14-18, July 21-25, July 28-August 1, & August 4-8
      Contact: Josh Schilling, M.Ed., H.E.R.O.E.S. Executive Director, joshschilling@heroesdfw.org
    • CCA Christian Community Action Jesuit Manna for Others Saturday Breakfast Program in Lewisville
      Placements are available every Saturday throughout the summer! This is a great way for parents to volunteer alongside their sons. Further information and signups are available at www.jcpcommunityservice.org

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