Minnetonka Award Period: September 1, 2015 - August 31, 2016
2016 Application Deadline: September 9, 2015
President's Volunteer Service Award
The mission of the Minnetonka Public Schools is, in part, to ensure all students envision and pursue their highest aspirations while serving the greater good. As future leaders and citizens, our students have a deep commitment to giving back to the community and serving the greater good. In recognition of this service, Minnetonka Public Schools is a certifying agent for the United States President's Volunteer Service Award program, designed to thank and honor Americans who, by their demonstrated commitment and example, inspire others to serve.
Who can participate?
Students, parents, and other volunteers in the Minnetonka School District.
To get started, please download the following files:
What are the requirements?
Volunteers maintain a record of their service hours online or on paper from September 1 through August 31 of the Award Year. They submit a printed copy of their hours, verified by a parent or supervisor along with a PVSA Application prior to the deadline in early September. Based on your age and hours, there are four awards offered:
|Kids (5-10 Years Old)
|Teens (11-15 Years Old)
|Young Adults (16-25 Years Old)
|Adults (26 and older)
|Families and Groups (2 or more people with each member contributing at least 25 hours towards the total)
President's Lifetime Achievement Award: Individuals who have completed 4,000 or more hours in their lifetime.
Where can I volunteer?
To find volunteer opportunities and project ideas in our community please visit TonkaServes.org
APPLICATIONS AND TRACKING SHEETS MAY BE SCANNED AND EMAILED FOR SUBMISSION.