Las Montañas Charter High School
Ø Community Service is strictly volunteer work - NO PAY in cash should be earned.
Ø Student must be enrolled at LMCHS.
Ø Student must follow the CODE OF CONDUCT (see Mrs. Dunbar for codes).
Ø Students may choose his/her organization to complete service hours.
Ø Any ESTABLISHED community business or organization is acceptable.
Ø Student must have a letter from the organization verifying service hours and/or fill out log form by agency mentor (see Mrs. Dunbar for log form).
Students may earn academic elective credit:
Ø 50 hours for ½ credit
Ø 100 hours for 1 full credit
Ø Only one elective credit can be earned for community service.
The following is a list of businesses or organizations that students can contact to earn community service.
Ø American Red Cross (575) 526-2631
Ø Church Youth Groups or services
Ø City of Las Cruces – Museums, Branigan Cultural Center (575) 541-2322
Ø Doña Ana Count Head Start (575)-647-8733
Ø El Caldito – Soup Kitchen (575) 525-3831
Ø Casa de Pelligrinos Food Bank (575) 523-5542
Ø Keep Las Cruces Beautiful (575) 528-4100
Ø La Casa (575) 526-2819
Ø Mt. View Co-op
Ø Probation Youth Services