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Community service is a non-paying job performed by one person or a group of people for the benefit of the community or its institutions.wikipedia
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It may be mandated by schools to meet the requirements of a class, such as in the case of service-learning or to meet the requirements of graduating as class valedictorian.
Community Service: Community service is quite similar to volunteerism, the main difference being that it is said to "involve more structure and student commitment than do volunteer programs."
Community service is a non-paying job performed by one person or a group of people for the benefit of the community or its institutions.
Community development is often linked with community work or community planning, and may involve stakeholders, foundations, governments, or contracted entities including non-government organisations (NGOs), universities or government agencies to progress the social well-being of local, regional and, sometimes, national communities.
Community service is distinct from volunteering, since it is not always performed on a voluntary basis.
Community volunteering, in the US called "community service", refers globally to those who work to improve their local community.
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Many student organizations exist for the purpose of community service, the largest of which is Alpha Phi Omega.
The founders insisted that all those gaining membership must pledge to uphold the fraternity's three cardinal principles of Leadership, Friendship, and Service.
Whether American public schools could require volunteer hours for high school graduation was challenged in Immediato v. Rye Neck School District, but the court found no violation.
The court held that the school district did not violate Immediato's rights by requiring him to perform community service.
People convicted of a crime may be required to perform community service or to work for agencies in the sentencing jurisdiction either entirely or partially as a substitution of other judicial remedies and sanctions, such as incarceration or fines.
Currently in English common law, relatively small fines are used either in place of or alongside community service orders for low-level criminal offences.
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As a result, the school's College and Career Center awards about 250–300 students the President's Volunteer Service Award every year for their hard work.
National & Global Youth Service Day
Global Youth Service Day
Global Youth Service Day (GYSD), originally launched and known as National Youth Service Day in the United States, is a coordinated annual event which gathers young people around the world in conducting community service, service learning, and youth voice activities that benefit their communities, their countries, and the world.
Nelson Mandela DayNelson Mandela International Day
Mandela Day is not meant as a public holiday, but as a day to honour the legacy of Nelson Mandela, South Africa's former President, and his values, through volunteering and community service.
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Random Acts of Kindness Day
Community service days are very popular in the US corporate culture.
Subbotniks are mostly organized for cleaning the streets of garbage, fixing public amenities, collecting recyclable material, and other community services.
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Community service – service (voluntary or compulsory) that a person performs for the benefit of his or her local community
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Make A Difference Day
In 1992, USA Weekends Make a Difference Day created an annual community service event, held on the fourth Saturday of October.
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People convicted of a crime may be required to perform community service or to work for agencies in the sentencing jurisdiction either entirely or partially as a substitution of other judicial remedies and sanctions, such as incarceration or fines. Personal benefits may be realized, but it may be performed for a variety of reasons including citizenship requirements, a substitution of criminal justice sanctions, requirements of a school or class, and requisites for receipt of certain benefits.
In the UK, it has been made a condition of the receipt of certain benefits. (see Workfare in the United Kingdom)