(Terry’s Journal and Map,2015). Terry was glad to know his support system had grown and was continuing to grow every day. September 1: 5,373 kilometres Thunder Bay, ON "People were still lining the road saying to me, ‘Keep going, don 't give up, you can do it, you can make it, we 're all behind you.’" (Terry’s Journal and Map,2015). On September 2, 1980, Chairman and CEO of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Isadore Sharp, contacted Terry Fox 's family promising them that he would put together a fundraising run every year in Terry 's name(Terry Fox,2015).
Here at the Saratoga Springs chapter of NHS, we place tremendous value in the efforts of individuals to not only make a difference that they wish to see but also inspire others to do the same. With this in mind, it is my pleasure to introduce our guest speaker, Mr. Dave Brown. A graduate of Le Moyne University, Mr. Brown has become one of the most respected and highly regarded members of our Saratoga Springs Community. Whether teaching about his favorite President, James K. Polk, or dauntlessly leading his girls volleyball team into a sectional match, I have never failed to see Mr. Brown give less than one hundred percent. In my experience in his United States History course, I saw Mr. Brown’s ability to connect with each of his students.
In summary, Jeff Gordon’s greatest achievements would likely be found in his endless philanthropy. Although he amassed over $141 million in winnings and countless millions in endorsements Gordon has said he is most proud of the Jeff Gordon Children’s Hospital in Concord North Carolina and help to create with other famous athletes the “Athletes for Hope” which inspired non athletes to help volunteer their own time in community related events. Jeff Gordon partnered with AARP in 2011 through the Drive to End Hunger program which also became a sponsorship on his racecar. Jeff Gordon will begin a new chapter in his life when he joins Mike Joy
I feel proud and excited when I got a chance to join Denver Ethiopian Community soccer team. Every week, we trained to improve our talent and fitness to become the best team in the tournaments. I felt like I was a favorite player from the rest of the team because of my talent, discipline and skills’. At the time it was easy for me to break through for the first team. On the other hand, I often felt out.
The National Honor Society is an exceptional organization that allows students to help the needy, children, the elderly, and non-profit organizations. I would be excited to join such a society because of the limitless opportunities it presents to me. Joining NHS would allow me to grow as a person, and do as much as I can for others. Throughout my years as a student, I have shown great examples of scholarship, leadership, character and service that I believe would qualify to join this prestigious society.
I maintain my GPA no lower than a 3.2 and I always love to help in my community. By the time I graduate I’ll have 120 hours of community service. I really believe that if you take some time to help someone in your community, it can really make a difference. And when it comes to school I’m always in task and try to improve my work ethic every year. In the eighth grade I won first place in regional National History Day, for group websites.
Again, in December 2015, the clinical nurse with the best scanning rate was recognized. As an added incentive to increase BCMA rates, a five dollar gift care was included in the recognition award. This took place the last week of December 2015 during a staff meeting.
College Essay Topic C Throughout high school, I have been involved in many different organizations that have made a huge impact in my life. Out of all of them, I can say that two of those have not only impacted my life but have made me a better student and an all-around hardworking person. Both swimming and band has taught me that no matter what you do in life, as long as you believe and work hard, you will get through anything that life throws at you. Joining my high school’s marching band is probably one of the best decisions I’ve ever made.
This can be achieved with the consensus of an array of stakeholders from the public health professionals, social workers, practitioner, parents, and all who care. I was encouraged to take part in helping the community by finding out where the opportunities exist. Everyone has skill to contribute, and it’s just a matter to find the right place. I am fortunate to be able to assist, for the first time, in the health fair offered annually to the community that my organization. Supporting others and being able to verbalize it seems as an amazing
I researched how to volunteer with the Veterans Administration online and found that for those who wished to volunteer process included a minimum of 100 hours of service, fingerprinting for a background investigation, an in-house orientation, and obtaining a V.A. identification badge. I was excited, so I went to Jefferson Barracks the very next day. After getting lost a couple of times in the buildings, I finally found the right department. Unfortunately, I was told that the person who handled volunteer services had just gone to lunch and would be back in one hour. I started to leave but decided to stay instead.
Who is Stephanie Glynn? I, Stephanie Glynn, am an independent, over achiever with many goals. The top accomplishment on my list is to get a scholarship to Our Lady of Holy Cross and go for nursing. I would like to work in the ER, so every day I can save a life and put my imprint in the world. When I help a person, it puts the biggest smile on my face and I want to have the opportunity to do that every day.
March of Dimes When we had to decide about what organization we wanted to do our report on, I was very excited to discover that March of Dimes was on the list. I have always been a large supporter of this organization. One of the reasons that I love it was because I was born a month and a half early. I have always loved the work that they do for premature babies.
As a person who strives for perfection in all walks of life, academically and as a person, I believe that I would be a great contributor to the already excellent chapter of National Honor Society here at Lake Travis High School. I have always been a high achiever academically, setting high expectations for myself and even take outside of school classes on Mandarin every week. Through chinese school, I have been able to not only learn the language, but also embrace my culture. Growing up in church, I have had many opportunities to serve the community, I have been volunteering at church for their children’s programs since middle school along with VBS in the summer time. I’ve also had the opportunity to go on several short term mission trips in
My most significant endeavor since attending community college would be helping my community to receive an Adult Daycare. Thought this endeavorer I have applied my knowledge that I have learned about the disease to educate others in my community who may not have to know the impact of it. I have also used and sought the aid of my relationship that I have built by being at my community college. This Adult Daycare service or Coltrane LIFE center is something that I am passionate about having in my hometown. My grandpa has Alzheimer's and I have seen the stress that tolls on the family and caregiver.