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Guide to Volunteering Over Spring Break

Posted by x2VOL on Feb 28, 2018 9:39:35 AM

Spring break is the perfect time of year to lay by the beach, go on a trip, hang out with friends or volunteer at your local nonprofit organization or help someone in need. The days you have off during spring break are a great time to get plugged in to the community, make a difference in someone else's life and knock out some of your service hours for the year,

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Topics: volunteering ideas, volunteering, community service, spring break

Top Community Service Scholarships of 2018

Posted by x2VOL on Feb 13, 2018 9:48:49 AM

One of the most challenging parts of heading off to college or university is paying for tuition. However, there are a number of scholarships, awards and grants for students to help offset and cover those costs, many of which are service focused.

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Topics: volunteering, community service, official service transcript, scholarships

How to Write an A+ Reflection and Why it’s Important

Posted by x2VOL on Jan 25, 2018 1:02:32 PM

Students! Community service is an important part of your high school career. Through service you have the opportunity to build character, make an impact in your community and develop a resume of volunteer experience you can utilize in your college applications.

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Topics: volunteering, service tracking, official service transcript, service hours

Spring Cleaning Your Way to Success

Posted by x2VOL on May 11, 2017 10:00:00 AM


Spring cleaning is not (and shouldn’t be) reserved for the household. Every now and then, things start to pile up at school, your extra-curricular activities, and perhaps your part-time job. Spring cleaning is about refocusing and recharging. It’s about getting rid of excess and bringing in new strategies to promote success.

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Topics: volunteering, service tracking

Hot Spots to Volunteer this Summer

Posted by x2VOL on May 25, 2016 5:20:00 PM


Reach out and expand your horizon this summer. Volunteering enriches the soul.

Students are consumed by their busy schedules, and they find it difficult to fit in anything extra. As summer strolls around, students are ready for their long-awaited break. Lounging around the house sounds like a dream. But, after a week of lounging, the enchantment wears off. In fact, it might become boring. Before we continue, let us be clear: We know there is nothing wrong with lazy days by the pool, spending time with the friends and family, and catching up on leisurely reading…and our favorite tv shows. 

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Topics: volunteering ideas, volunteering

Serving Others Over Spring Break

Posted by x2VOL on Mar 8, 2016 2:02:55 PM


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What Parents Need to Know About x2VOL

Posted by x2VOL on Feb 25, 2016 1:38:54 PM


 So, your student has an x2VOL account. Do not be stressed; it’s a good thing.

At its simplest, x2VOL helps keep track of your student’s volunteer hours. When they need to apply for a job or college, they can refer back to their account where their hours have been diligently noted.

What does a student do on x2VOL exactly?

  • Search for local volunteer opportunities
  • Record service hours
  •  Receive approval/denial of service hours by school administrator
  •   Print service transcript

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Topics: volunteering, service tracking

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