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Incredible Exchange Winter Session Applications

Categories: 2006 Press Releases | Author: SuperUser Account | Posted: 9/28/2006 | Views: 17094
September 28, 2006

Carol Dinius, Incredible Exchange, 218-733-2876

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

YOUTH MAKE A DIFFERENCE BY VOLUNTEERING!

 

     Applications for The Incredible Exchange will be accepted now through October 31 for winter 2006 participation.  The Incredible Exchange is designed for youth ages 12-15 to volunteer in their community in exchange for an activity of their choice, such as a ski or golf pass, dance, music or horseback riding lessons. Participants volunteer at “exchange sites” such as community centers, nursing homes and hospitals. Upon completion of the program (25-50 volunteer hours), the participant receives an Exchange Credit Certificate, redeemable for their chosen activity, as well as the skills learned through their volunteer experience.

 

YOUTH REQUIREMENTS:  ** AGES 12 - 15 (on October 31 deadline date)

                                                 ** MUST APPLY FOR PROGRAM

                                                 ** MUST LIVE IN SO. ST. LOUIS COUNTY

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 31, 2006.

Session will run: from December 2006 through April/May 2007.

 

WEB SITE: For More Information or an application, visit THE INCREDIBLE EXCHANGE web site: www.theincredibleexchange.org

 

     Applications have been mailed to all area schools. Youth can also obtain an application by calling our office at 733-2876, or print an application from our web site.

 

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