Outreach Programs -
Schoolwide and Junior High Service Hours
SERVICE HOURS OPPORTUNITIES
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Schedule of Community Events 2013
Join Team SHS on March 2nd
and receive 3 service hours!
The Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk® is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer care, support and research – and it calls on volunteers of all ages to become champions in the fight against this fatal disease. Since 1989, Memory Walk has raised more than $260 million for the cause.
Ms. Uhl and Mrs. Walton have organized a team for Sacred Heart. Junior High students who walk will earn 3 service hours. If you are unable to participate, you can go online and donate to the walk.
In order JOIN OUR TEAM or to donate, please visit Mrs. Walton's homework board for a direct link to our team site or visit
http://act.alz.org/goto/SHS and then follow these steps:
Choose “Join Team”
Click “Walk Registration”
You will need to fill in your personal information
The Coachella Valley Memory Walk is a 2-mile scenic walk through Palm Desert Civic Center Park and outlying areas. Saturday, March 2nd. Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. Please arrive no later 9:45. Opening Ceremonies begin at 10:00 a.m. Walk kicks off at 10:30 a.m. Food (included with registration) & Entertainment to follow the walk at 11:30. We invite you to bring your friendly dogs with you to enjoy Memory Walk. STUDENTS MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE ROSE GARDEN AT 12:15pm!
You must register online by February 25th in order to receive Service Hours!!!
Please join us in taking steps to end Alzheimer's.
Schedule of Community Events 2012
Paws & Hearts 12th Annual Dog Walk/Fundraiser
As soon as you are registered, please give a copy of your registration to Mrs. Walton
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Westin Mission Hills, Rancho Mirage
The National Junior Honor Society of Sacred Heart School will be hosting the first ever 5K Reindeer Run at Xavier College Preparatory High School. The students are hoping to raise %5000.00 to provide a clean-water well to a developing country through the non-profit organization Charity Water. Please consider showing your support in one of the following areas:
- Sponsoring the event (monetary donations to purchase foods for concession stand, purchasing of awards, running bibs, bottled water)
- Running in the race
- Directly donating to our fundraising campaign @ http://mycharitywater.org/sacredheartreindeerrun
***Junior High students can earn 2 service hours by registering and participating this event. Remember parents, as with all off campus Outreach activities, all students must be supervised by an adult while at this event.
Date: Saturday, December 15
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Place: Xavier College Preparatory High School
Online Registration: Active.com
Walk-up Registration 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Cause: To provide clean drinking water to a developing country through Charity Water.
(donate directly to the campaign)
Saturday, Dec. 15th at 10AM
Benefiting Desert friends of the developmentally disabled
Palm Desert Civic Center Park
Camp Ronald McDonald Work Weekend
To register, please see Mrs. Tatum
Help spruce up and refurbish camp facilities in the mountains west of Palm Springs in preparation for campers. Painting, simple construction, landscaping, cleaning, organizing & more
An adult must accompany all children under 18.
Relay for Life- American Cancer Society
Saturday, October 6th at 8:30am Palm Desert High School
Meet Mr. Gonzalez in front of the Administration building at 8:30. Opening ceremonies will be at 9am and the students will walk
with Mr. Gonzales until 10:30am. Students must be picked up at 10:30am in front of the Administration building.
You MUST be registered online by Wednesday, October 3rd in order to receive service hours for the walk.
Go to http://main.acsevents.org/goto/SHS. Click join our team. VERY IMPORTANT**** CHOOSE the 6th option down “Team Member Registration (My Team Captain Pays)”. If you have any questions or need help registering, please see Mrs. Walton.
Paint El Paseo Pink
Go online to register. After signing up your account, please be sure to join the Sacred Heart School team! You will not receive service hours unless you are signed up for our team.
Saturday, October 13, 2012
Sacred Heart Team?
Registration beings at 8:30 am
Opening Ceremony begins at 9:30 am
Raise pledges for free breast cancer screenings for Coachella Valley people in need.
Last year, Desert Cancer Foundation helped more than 800 Coachella Valley women facing a breast cancer diagnosis.
Coachella Valley Heart Walk (American Heart Association)
SHS Team page: http://heart.kintera.org/palmdesert/shs
Register online at the above site to join our team! JUNIOR HIGH: You must be a team member online in order to receive service hours!
Saturday, October 27, 2012
The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization working to prevent, treat and defeat heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases.
These diseases, the Nation's No.1 and No.3 killers, claim more than 865,000 American lives a year.
Coachella Valley Arthritis Walk
NO FORMAL SHS TEAM DUE TO HEART WALK. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO WALK AS INDIVIDUALS.
Saturday, October 27th at 9:00am
Palm Desert Civic Center
Martha's Village and Kitchen 5K
$32 per person to register. As soon as you are registered, please print out your confirmation and give it to Mrs. Walton
Thursday, November 22, 2012
8:00am El Paseo
On site registration begins at 6:30 and ends at 7:30am
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