Community Service

To turn in your community service hours or to receive a community service hours form please see Mrs. Rivera in room 2207. Senior community service hours are due by May 1st.


Parks and Recreation

The Polk County Parks and Recreation is asking once again for volunteers to help with them with the programs they sponsor throughout the spring and summer.  To sign up online, click here or call 8630534-6911.  Flyers are available in the guidance and main offices with the dates and times of the events.  Any questions, please contact Jamie Vance at 863-534-6911 or email her at jamievance@polk-county.net.

 

The Arts Ensemble Foundation at Eloise Center

The Arts Ensemble Foundation at Eloise Center is looking for summer volunteers.  Program runs from 8-12M, Mondays-Thursdays for the summer.  Please contact Ms. Jane Waters Thomas at 863-293-2700 or email her at JaneWatersThomas@aol.com

 

Sunshine Community Volunteering

The Sunshine Community is a nonprofit charity who works with people with various developmental disabilities. The community is looking for volunteers to help with both the bowling programs and the Innovative Arts program.

 

Innovative Arts Program

For the Arts program help is needed to set up for the classes, help keep the members working and with cleaning up. If any art students would like to do a class lesson, it is welcome. The program runs from 10 am until 11:20 am @ AMF Lakeland Lanes 4111 South Florida Ave. in Lakeland, FL, conference room, every Saturday.

Bowling Program

For the Bowling program help is needed keeping score, being on the lanes to keep members moving and focused so they don’t lag behind and slow other bowlers down. The program runs from 12:15 pm until 2 pm every Saturday @ AMF Lakeland Lanes 4111 South Florida in Lakeland FL.

If you are interested in volunteering please contact Ruth Schilling, Vice President of Sunshine Community of Florida Inc.

Contact Information

Phone: (863) 516-1639
Email: ruth@sunshinecommunityfl.org
Website: sunshinecommunityfl.org

 

Eloise Resource Center Volunteering

The Eloise Resource Center needs volunteers to work with children in the Art Ensemble’s after school arts and literacy program. The hours are from 3 pm until 5:30 pm, on Monday through Friday. If you are interested please contact Kimberly Dixon, program director.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (863) 206-0169
Email: Kimbojo328@gmail.com

 

Boys & Girls Club Volunteering

The Citrus Center Boys & Girls Club is looking for volunteers for their homework room. If you are interested please contact Magaly “Ms. Maggie” Lopez at (863) 967-6088, email ccboysngirlsclub@gmail.com, or stop by at 2400 Havendale Blvd., WH 33880.

 

Bright Future and Community Service Volunteering

Bryon Maxwell, Community Relations Volunteer Coordinator with the Florida Department of Environment Protection is looking for high school student volunteers who would like to earn Bright Future/Community Service hours.

Contact Information

Office Number: (863) 815-6761
Cell Phone Number: (863) 661-8196
Email: Bryon.Maxwell@dep.state.fl.us