How to use Community-service in a sentence
The requirements to earn this rank include completing merit badges, serving as a member of a troop and completing community service projects.
Many families choose to serve together in community service projects to teach their children hands-on moral lessons that simply cannot be taught sitting in a classroom.
I have been a passionate advocate of unpaid work, community punishment, community service over the years.
Jonathan Woodgate was found not guilty of GBH but convicted of making an affray and given 100 hours of community service.
Ms Dynamite has been fined and order to do community service after admitting to assaulting a policewoman outside a London nightclub on January 6th.Advertisement
On top of that, he has also made over 200 public appearances in connection with his community service.
For instance, the Waldorf method emphasizes educating the mind, body and spirit, while the Moore Formula encourages a mix of study, work and community service.
However, Maggie's parents have always stressed the importance of balancing their privileged lifestyle with community service.
Having a list of community service projects can help you decide which way is best to offer your free time to your region.
This list of community service projects simply suggests what may be available in your local community.Advertisement
Many high schools now require a certain amount of community service hours as part of graduation standards, and this can be a great time to serve together as a family.
Kids get a kick out of a wide variety of community service projects from SPCA adoption days to picking up trash on the beach, so be sure to include them in your decision making.
Whatever the goals and objectives, community service can easily teach children to get outside of themselves and make a difference in the world around them.
The importance of community service has long been recognized by the American judicial system, which has been assigning work projects to law-breakers for generations.
Inmates and those on probation often participate in community service projects such as highway cleanups - this is vital for the condition of our roads, and also can bring discipline and reform into the life of a convict.Advertisement
No talent ever goes to waste on community service projects, and everyone from unexpected empty nesters to retired athletes can find fulfillment and purpose through serving their local community.
The Fullers visited Koinonia Farm in 1965 after leaving their successful business and rich life for one of Christianity and community service.
Many young people also volunteer as part of a community service project or for a church youth group experience.
Those who have been ordered by a court to do community service are forced to volunteer out of obligation.
This Aries characteristic is true in all areas of life, whether or not it's romance, work or community service.Advertisement
Scouts are also required to pursue community service projects geared toward building citizenship and patriotism.
Besides a lesson in character education, the kids will also develop a sense of community service.
They do arts and crafts projects, go on day and overnight hiking and camping trips with their family, do simple community service projects, and enjoy many other activities.
An unlikely couple, a bad boy and a reverend's daughter, discover the true meaning of love when they spend time together after meeting while performing community service.
Schools and community organizations often take on a book drive as a community service project.Advertisement
Colorful Concepts has been active in interior design in Raleigh since the mid 1990s, and customers love both the work the designers at the company accomplish and owner Sally Williams' commitment to community service.
Some focus on financial need while others look for leadership and community service.
Members engage in community service and conservation projects while also taking part in teambuilding activities.
Teens volunteering can have even more fun when participating in community service as part of a group.
Teens volunteering can look for ways to incorporate community service in the organizations to which they already belong.
They may find themselves forced into an alcohol treatment facility, and they may be required to spend many hours doing community service.
Sometimes babysitting for free can allow you to get community service credits, which look good on college applications.
If you are in a club, such as Key Club or National Honors Society, community service credits are required to be in the club.
Responsible teens can also earn community service credits for clubs such as National Honors Club or Key Club, if they do not charge for their babysitting services.
While Hilton received three years of probation, she could reduce the term to two years if she completes 40 hours of community service.
No word yet on whether or not she will complete the community service to reduce the probation time.
Naomi Campbell's sentence, set to begin March 19, 2007, is court-ordered community service.
Part of the reality show will capture some of his 800 hours of community service (400 hours of which he is allowed to contribute to his football league).
Sutherland is still on probation for a 2004 misdemeanor DUI charge, for which he received a sentence of five years probation and 50 hours community service.
She was sentenced to two months in jail, but was given the option of performing 240 hours of community service in lieu of jail time.
A Florida judge sentenced Nick to eight months in the county jail, 500 hours of community service after his release and he was ordered to complete alcohol awareness classes within one year of his release from jail.
At her hearing, she was sentenced to community service and alcohol education classes and three years probation…not unusual for first time offenders.
Apparently, Khloe failed to serve her community service and attend her court ordered alcohol education classes.
While awaiting his trip to lock-up, he performed over 1,000 hours of community service as well as other public service announcements and speeches on the dangers of guns.
The 30-year-old rapper was sent to a halfway house, reportedly to finish out the final three months of his federal weapons charges sentence and was ordered to perform an additional 500 hours of community service.
Again more awards are available, and community service badges and interest project awards are on the front of the uniform.
There are scholarships for minorities, scholarships for athletes, and scholarships for people with an outstanding record of community service.
Campus life - Are you looking to get involved with student government, the Greek system or a community service group?
Many local businesses, churches and schools offer grant and scholarship opportunities to Eagle Scouts for their distinguished community service.
The Eagle Scouts program, created to keep boys engaged in the scouts after they reached Eagle Scout, challenges youths and young men to mentor others, provide community service and work to improve the quality of life in their areas.
In 2008, the 15 sororities and fraternities raised nearly $100,000 for charity and contributed 5,500 hours of community service.
Girl and Boy Scouts do a lot of community service projects, and they might be willing to pool together to do a food and necessities collection to help the animals in your local shelter.
Congress authorized The Senior Community Service Employment Program, also called SCSEP, as part of the Older Americans Act of 1965.
The training program provides part-time, subsidized, community service work in many areas such as schools, hospitals, day care and senior centers.
Visit the National and Community Service site for more tips.
Previously, Disney has done promotions where they offered free one-day, one-park tickets to people who participated in a designated community service project.
They may take classes at a local art center, volunteer with their parents, do community service work at an area rest home and interact with local friends who go to public school.
From court ordered community service to needing to fill a graduation requirement - many volunteer simply because they have to.
They may learn new skills like swimming, sell Girl Scout cookies, and do community service projects.
These welfare requirements could include participating in paid employment, job search activities, job training, or community service.
The important elements of the Ananda Marga lifestyle extend far beyond the yoga practice to include community service and education.
After each of the workshops, the student is required to teach 8-hours of community service yoga classes for a total of 56 hours community service.
Students are asked to adhere to an Ayurvedic diet during the teacher training program, as well as to attend yoga classes regularly, as well as engaging in community service each and every week.
Most cheerleaders are involved in community service organizations and donate their time and talents in other areas besides just cheerleading.
Some even get involved in cheerleading as a means to do more community service.
You'll even learn about traditions, rules that must be followed, grueling workouts, auditions and community service.
In some cases, what the Girl Scout will need to do to earn a patch will be obvious, like participation in an event, performing a community service or going on a trip.
The Boy Scouts award the rank of Eagle Scout to those who have completed certain requirements such as earning 21 merit badges and completing community service projects.
One of the primary goals of the establishment of this sorority was to "de-emphasize the social aspect of sorority life" and instead promote academic excellence and community service among its members.
They supported the team and involved themselves in community service events as an outreach of the Packers' organization.
This no-sew blanket is a great way to make something useful for the local shelter or even provide a warm gift to nursing home residents, reinforcing the principles of community service and compassion.
In 2005, T.I. was the recipient of the Lisa Lopez award for Groundbreaking Achievements in Music and Community Service.
Heene received a 90 day sentence for perpetrating a hoax, plus community service hours.
Danielson accepted a plea deal and agreed to complete counseling and community service.
Girls from other countries can learn Spanish, sightsee, and work on projects with Mexican Girl Scouts including community service projects.
As Girl Scouts move up in levels, they have the opportunity to earn many wonderful awards, pins and patches for community service and personal accomplishments.
There are patches for everything from community service to dance.
In addition, they often participate in media appearances and community service work.