NHS community service opportunities

National Honor Society is offering many upcoming group hour opportunities. First and foremost, benefting CHS directly, is month trash pick-up at the school. The first Saturday of each month, NHS members are to meet at the high school to pick up trash outside around the school; check in with an officer outside the gym. Volunteers are also needed at the Destination Imagination competition at the school on Friday and Saturday (6-10 pm; and 7:30-12 pm or 12-4:30 pm) for shifts.

The spring blood drive is next month, April 8. NHS members are to check Blackboard for updates and shadowing sign-up will be at the next NHS meeting, April 1st. Volunteers will be working sign-up tables during lunch the weeks after Spring Break.

Friday, April 23 from 5-9 pm is Denton Creek Elm.’s Sping Fling. Volunteers will be able to earn tickets for the carnival along with group hours when volunteering for this event.

Relay for Life, the first weekend in May, needs volunteers. Members can contact [email protected] for more information and sign-up for a maximun of six group hours.

Remember that extra group hours can roll over to become individual hours, although individual hours can not count as group hours. Seniors need 15 group and 10 individual hours; juniors need 10 of each; and sophomore need 5 group and 10 individual hours. And don’t forget to pay dues -$10 in a sealed envelope with your name, ID number, 1st or 7th period class dropped into the NHS library box. The last NHS meeting was March 4th; upcoming meeting is April 1st.