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Community Involvement Hours - Secondary

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Community Service Program

The Community Service Program is a volunteer program where secondary students are provided opportunities in non-academic situations to develop social responsibilities and provide leadership within the community. Students are allowed to volunteer after school hours throughout the year in order to help raise money for various charities and to provide leadership with local institutions such as the YMCA. Each year Delia School of Canada provides thousands of hours to helping and benefiting Hong Kong.

As part of the diploma requirements, students must complete a minimum of 40 hours of community involvement activities. These activities may be completed at any time during their years in the secondary school program.

The community involvement requirement is designed to encourage students to develop awareness and understanding of civic responsibility and of the role they can play in supporting and strengthening their communities. The requirement will benefit communities, but its primary purpose is to contribute to students’ development. It will provide opportunities for students to learn about the contributions they can make to the community.

1. Community Chest 139 organization members
2. Community Chest “Walk for Millions”
3. Methodist Epworth Village Community Centre
4. St. Barnabas Society and Home
5. The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention
6. Hong Kong YMCA
7. Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (HK)
8. ORBIS "Walk for Sight"
9. Hong Kong Cancer Fund "Stride for a Cure"
10. Wan Chai Baptist Church Social Service
11. Royal British Legion of Hong Kong
12. Hope Worldwide
13. Hong Kong Red Cross
14. Philippine Earthquake Relief Fund
15. Sichuan Earthquake Relief Fund
16. Room to Read
17. Habitat for Humanity