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Service Learning Log and Reflection Sheet

PEACE Service Learning Log or Reflection Sheet

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Local Organizations that Support those in Transition

Long Beach Rescue Mission

Food Finders

Samaritan House

Precious Lamb Preschool

Bethune Transitional Center

More Opportunities!

Have you considered...

 

Helping a teacher in their classroom afterschool?

Donating to the various Millikan and PEACE supported causes, such as the fall hygiene kit donation drive?

Assisting teachers and students at your former elementary or middle school?

Dream Catcher of Los Angeles Therapeutic Riding Centers

Assist students in riding horses.

 

http://www.dreamcatcherla.com/

Suggestions?

If you know of a current service learning or community service opportunity, please let us know.

Service Learning

Relay for Life
Relay for Life

Participate in the Relay for Life

If you would like to participate in the walk to help fight cancer and/or would like to make a donation please use the link below:

 

http://main.acsevents.org/goto/PEACEAcademy

Dare to Care
Dare to Care

Volunteering with "Dare to Care for the Homeless"

Dare to Care is a long beach organization that helps Long Beach's homeless population.  They are actively recruiting to get volunteers out to help.  If you are interested please contact Jose Rodriguez (JoseRodriguez@D2C4H.ORG).  Here is the web page:

https://d2c4h.com/

 

Located: 4508 Atlantic Ave. #186

LB 90807

(562) 334-2971

Volunteer @ the Long Beach Animal Shelter
Volunteer @ the Long Beach Animal Shelter

Volunteer Forms

Volunteer @ Lakewood Center's Adopt and Shop
Volunteer @ Lakewood Center's Adopt and Shop

Found Animal Volunteer Information

Boys and Girls Club

The Boys and Girls Club located across from Cabrillo High School is looking for high school students to help in the following areas:

Tutoring elementary school students

Coaching sports such as basketball

Completing administrative work such as answering phones and organizing paperwork

Helping students with art projects and crafts

 

*See Ms. Merrill for applications for this location. Other Boys and Girls clubs may also need your assistance.

http://www.bgclublb.org/

Monthly Beach Clean Up

Help clean up our beaches once a month on a Saturday.

 

http://justinrudd.com/beachcleanup.html

 

http://www.saveourbeach.org/

 

http://www.lbsurfrider.org/programs/beach-clean-ups/

Quilt for a Cause

Create Quilts for Kids through Precious Lambs

Work with Mrs. Patterson (room 422) and her sewing club on Tuesdays during 7th/8th period to create quilts for pre-school kids. Precious Lamb is a preschool program for homeless children. Nap time quilts for the children will be delivered on December 18th between the hours of 2:00 and 3:00 PM. All PEACE students are invited to help. No previous sewing skills are necessary. Check out www.preciouslambs.org for more information.
 

 

Quilt for Veterans with Quilts of Valor at Sew Vac

We sew on Thurs from 1-5 (except holidays)

at SewVac 1762 Clark Ave (at Atherton) Long Beach 90815. 

Students are welcome to come anytime after school.

Go to www.socalQOV.org for more information.

More Great Organizations to Support

Miller Children's Hospital

http://www.millerchildrenshospitallb.org/giving/volunteer

Meals on Wheels

http://www.mealsonwheelsoflongbeach.org/

Food Finders

http://www.foodfinders.org/ 

 

"Enter to Learn, Exit to Serve." -Mary Mcleod Bethune

Here are two great places to get started:

 

1) Long Beach Call  http://www.longbeachcall.org/

2) Volunteer Match  https://www.volunteermatch.org/

 

Service learning is an important aspect in the PEACE Academy.  We expect our students to take what they learn in the classroom in order to serve others in the community.  Our students are expected to complete a minimum of 115 hours by the time they graduate.  25 hours will be completed by freshmen year. In 10th and 11th grades, students are expected to complete 30 hours (15 hours each semester) of service learning to stay on track for graduation.

List of Specific Service Opportunities

Coming Soon...

PEACE Service Learning Clubs

TLC (Tender Loving Care) Club meets Thursdays at lunch

SINE (Sympathy is Not Enough) in room 411 on Fridays at lunch

GSA (Gay Straight Alliance) in room  411 on Tuesdays at lunch

Monthly Opportunity at ElDorado Nature Center

Help Keep El Dorado Park Clean

 

Saturday Stewards includes trail maintenance.  Saturday Stewards is the first Saturday of the month at the Nature Center, from 10 am to 12 noon. They should were sturdy shoes and preregistration is required.  Please call 570-1745 to reserve a spot.

longbeach.gov/naturecenter

 

Monthly Wetland Clean Up

Help Keep Our Wetlands Clean

 

The wetland cleanup is the third Saturday of the month, at Golden Shore Marine Reserve in downtown Long Beach, also from 10 am to 12 noon.  Students under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult.  They should were sturdy shoes and preregistration is required.  Please call 570-1745 to reserve a spot.

longbeach.gov/naturecenter