GoPo Community Service Hours: Opportunities & Information

Needing hours?

For seniors looking to get connected with an approved organization/opportunity for their 20 volunteer hours, such a list for the 2017-2018 school year is available here.

Needing information?

Here’s the 411 on GoPo and its community service requirement:

  • In order to meet graduation requirements, students must complete 20 hours of community service.
  • To count, these hours must be:
    • completed with a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
    • completed outside of the student’s school day
    • unpaid
  • Other requirements of note:
    • Students may volunteer for a religious organization as long as he/she is not engaged in religious instruction.  For example, a student teaching Bible Study will NOT count, but a student helping to build a “Habitat for Humanity” house with his/her church WILL count.
    • Students may volunteer for an LPS school or organization, as long as he/she is not performing regular job duties in which someone is already assigned.  For example, a student helping with locker checkout will NOT count but a student volunteering for a PTO Fun Night WILL count.

Don’t hesitate to contact a GoPo teacher or your counselor if you have other questions. 🙂

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