Each month beginning in October, we will participate in a community service project spearheaded by a House. While one House is leading each community service project, ALL are encouraged to participate as we focus on making a positive impact locally, nationally, and globally.
Month Community Service Project Description of Project Led by:
Packets for Patients
We will provide care packets for individuals undergoing chemotherapy. The benefactor will be patients who attend The Cancer Institute of Dallas.
Canned/Non-Perishable Food Drive
We will collect canned and other non-perishable items.
We will collect warm clothing in preparation for the winter months. Items will include, but are not limited to: coats, socks, gloves, scarves, ear coverings, etc.
We will collect new and/or gently-worn shoes, and these will be provided to those in need via the organization Soles4Souls.
Pennies for Patients
Will will participate in the Pennies for Patients program to support the mission to create a world without cancer by conducting a fundraising campaign. Proceeds will go to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Helping "Furry Friends"
We will collect items to donate to a local animal shelter.
Community Clean-Up/Earth Day
We will clean up the school grounds or possibly the park across the street if allowed. Earth Day occurs in April.
Summer Survival Kits
We will collect cool clothing in preparation for the summer months. Items will include, but are not limited to: tshirts, water, mini fans, towels, etc.