Community Service

President's Award & Transcript Recognition
Working toward your goal for Social Change and meaningful community service this semester? Forms (see GetInvolvedPA.com) & reflection are due to Paly Registrar Suzie Brown's office by Friday, Sept. 4th (minimum day). Questions? Email Ms. Owen: cowen@pausd.org. September Career Center drop-in office times are Tues/Wed/Thurs afternoons, or by appointment. NOTE: Ms. Owen works in several capacities in the district, so please be patient and/or re-send your message if needed. (tk ewe!)
 
 
Congratulations to 70 Vikings who qualified for the President's Award for Volunteer Service in Spring, 2015. Paly students document between 30,000-40,000 hours of service to the local, national, and international communities each year, giving back to the causes they care about. See the Spring 2015 list here.
 
Get Involved
Looking for ways to connect your students interests, talents, and passions to create social change and make a difference in the world? And, what about summer internships? Check out the Paly student-created and managed resources at these links: Get Involved website with service-learning calendar, magazine, videos, and calendar, Twitter: @getinvolvedPA, and Facebook/GetinvolvedPaloAlto. See links for FUN upcoming opportunities with: Local Immigrants History Project (https://vimeo.com/125353051), Canopy Young Tree Survey, and Boys and Girls Club Program Interns.

Working toward your goal for Social Change and meaningful community service? Forms (see below) & reflection are due Friday, Sept. 4th (minimum day). Questions? Email Ms. Owen: cowen@pausd.org. September drop-in office times are generally Tues/Wed/Thurs afternoons, or by appointment. NOTE: Ms. Owen works in several capacities in the district, so please be patient and/or re-send your message if needed.

Check out some of the Service Day pics to discover how Vikings "Made a Change" at our 6th Annual Service Day/NiOS. Thank you to 835 Paly participants, 65+ parent chaperones, dozens upon dozens of parent donors! 48 local nonprofit organizations benefited from your connections to the community on Thursday, April 23rd. Way to Get Involved, Paly!

Paly Vikings contribute an average of 40,000 hours of service to more than 200 community benefit organizations each year. See the Get Involved website for ideas to match your interests, aptitudes, and passions to a cause-related learning activity.

Get Involved Website: Resources for Students, by Students (Click on top of website for links to Twitter & Facebook pages.)

Community Service Opportunities Calendar

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Owen, Christina Community Service, Career Advisor

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