Community Challenge

Win A $5,000 Service Scholarship. You could do so in the following ways:

  1. Volunteer at your local food bank
  2. Help clean up your neighborhood or community. Get a team of volunteers to
    help make and keep your community clean and beautiful. Pick up litter, plant
    flowers, or sweep streets and sidewalks.
  3. Volunteer at your local soup kitchen
  4. Join the Humane Society in their fight against animal cruelty. Get involved in
    outreach, phone banking, or helping out at a local shelter.
  5. Volunteer with Habitat for Humanity; you can play a role in building up your
    community (literally). Their Habitat Youth Programs accept volunteers between
    the ages of 5 and 40 for everything from home construction to affordable
    housing advocacy.
    You must be a member of the IWILL Program to participate in this challenge. To
    enroll in any of the challenges, email Title
    Subject: Community Challenge 2021.
    Tell us which challenge you would like to participate in.
    All emails must be submitted by September 1, 2021 no later than 5:00 p.m. CST
    The student with the most volunteer hours will receive a $5,000 service
    scholarship. If it is a tie you will be asked to submit a two page essay explaining
    why helping your community is important to you.
    This challenge starts September 5, 2021 – December 5, 2021