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Panther Post: Several ways for people to offer a Helping Hand at Century

From the PTA:

Over the past several years there has been a wonderful collaboration forming between our school district and the community.

We are very fortunate for the support and generosity shared by parents, grandparents, area businesses, organizations, and many, many individuals in the Park Rapids area. If you have a desire or a few extra minutes to share, please consider contacting the Century School PTA at 237-6360 and volunteering your time.

Thank you in advance for your consideration and support. It is truly amazing on how many hands lighten the load.

Ways to volunteer at Century School:

n Help sort, cut, and count labels for a Century School classroom.

n Help with purchasing supplies for the PTA supply closet or the Giving Tree.

n Purchase 35-cent milk tickets and snacks for students in need.

n Bake a cake or cookies for the cake walk at the Halloween Festival.

n Volunteer your time to help at the fall and spring Scholastic book fairs.

n Help run a booth at the Halloween Festival for one hour.

n Help wrap gifts for holiday shopping.

n Help donate gifts for holiday shopping.

n Donate money or items to help with Helping Hands needs (i.e. toiletries).

n Help at Bingo for Books.

n Donate hats, mittens, coats, boots, and snow pants for students in grades K-8.

n Help at distribution or money counting for the PTA fall fundraiser

n Collect pop tops for McDonald's.

n Collect labels for PTA.

n Be on an email list to be contacted if a specific need arises.

n Collect ink cartridges.

n Collect Amerigas receipts.

n Sign up with ACS for money donation to school.

n Tutor students after school.

n Volunteer at 8th hour to teach a class, help with homework, or play games.

n Photocopying at the school.

n Help on a regular basis in the media center reshelfing books.

n Donate new or barely used books for students in grades K-8 for Bingo for Books.